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Yesterday, for the first time ever, I visited the Heart-n-Soul Community Cafe in Fargo, North Dakota. The food was amazing. Thanks, Food of the North! I can’t recommend it highly enough. Please check it out, pay what you can, and support local food for everyone.

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You Were Meant to Be

I wrote this song for my son’s baptism. But in truth, I wrote it before he was even born. Waiting for the birth of a child can be nerve-racking. You hope that everything’s going to turn out all right but you just don’t know until it happens. But all along the way, you know that […]

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Give Cancer the Boot

Cancer always feels like it is too close. Our parents, our children, and our families and  friends are all just a few words away from having their life changed forever. When that diagnosis reveals itself to the ones we love, all any of us want to do is give cancer the boot. I was honored […]

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Happy Birthday, George

It was the end of May 2014. The leaves were beginning to emerge, the wildflowers were blooming, and I just found out that my grandpa appeared to be nearing the end of his life. George was 92 years old and it would be a lie to say he didn’t look it, but Esther, his wife, […]

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Your Own Personal Songwriter

I love meeting people. Hearing someone’s story and learning about what they are passionate about gets me energized and inspired. It makes me want to share their story with the world. If you or your organization has a story that deserves to be a song, I want to be the person who makes that happen. […]

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Giving Hearts Day

I can’t even tell you all how humbled I feel that I was able to participate in this celebration today. This community is incredible and inspiring and I feel honored to be a part of it. Lets keep making it even better every year, every week, and every day!

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