Posts Tagged ‘ Jurate Svedaite ’

Join Your Voice With Mine

Aug 12th, 2008 | By John Waller | Category: Essay, Music

In this day and age where headlines are filled with accounts of war, where centuries of hatred unleash atrocities beyond human comprehension, and where civility seems to be rapidly disappearing from our own society, it is easy to believe that evil is the driving force in the world today. But don’t believe that, not for [...]

Falling In Love With Opera

Nov 28th, 2007 | By John Waller | Category: Music

When I first met my future wife, the person I was destined to spend the rest of my life loving, it was a chance encounter. After exchanging pleasantries, shy smiles and phone numbers, I got the courage to ask her on a date. Hoping for the best, but prepared for what experience told us both was not likely to lead to much, we met in town and spent a few pleasant hours, light-heartedly enjoying each other’s company. When our night was through, we parted excited with the prospect of something new in our lives, and both looking forward to our next rendezvous.