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Peace, an original song by J.P. Kallio

Peace

Peace by J.P. Kallio Addiction can come in many forms and most of us have come across it in some way. This weeks song “Peace” looks at the addiction from the perspective of the loved one. Addiction by its nature…

2017

2017 by J.P. Kallio This weeks song will bring to and end the third year of songs. That is 156 songs in 156 weeks! I still remember the fear of taking on the 52 song challenge on in the first…

Innocence is a virtue

Innocence is a virtue by J.P. Kallio They say Innocence is a virtue, but from time to time it can be hard to believe. I am sure most of us have somewhere in our time had our heads set on…

Stop and Listen

Stop and Listen by J.P. Kallio Stop and listen. The world we live in would probably seem like a cold and lonely place to our ancestors. The sense of belonging to a community has almost disappeared. We don’t live with…

Lucky

Lucky by J.P. Kallio Have you ever been told how lucky you are? Lucky because where you were born? Or maybe it is your health? Lets face it, we are all extremely lucky that we are alive, that we have…

A Good Peek

A Good Peek by J.P. Kallio With this weeks new song “A Good Peek” I continue on my theme of observing and trying to make sense of what is going on in the world right now. We have always had…

Light up the way

Light up the way by J.P. Kallio The best way to explain this weeks song “Light up the way” is to tell you about the writing process. It was a late enough when I got back from my regular Saturday…

Pagination Post

Jazz is rage. Jazz flows like water. Jazz never seems to begin or end. Jazz isn’t methodical, but jazz isn’t messy either. Jazz is a conversation, a give and take. Jazz is the connection and communication between musicians. If you…

Too late to cry

Too late to cry by J.P. Kallio When I wrote this weeks song “Too late to cry,” some of the worries I had were just a probability. Now it has become a reality… I am genuinely worried about how we…