A Certain Slant of Light

To: The Lucas List and All Our Inmate Friends

Salutations from the dark heart of winter. Are you about to lose your mind in the light-starved frozen woe of it all? You are not forgotten. Because here's a little something to push you on over the edge: "Graveyard Day"--free download at the bottom of the music page.
Mark Twain flung down the gauntlet long ago: "Everybody talks about the weather," he said, "but nobody does anything about it." Well, another Mark has done what he can: it's a weather song. Cascading harmonies courtesy the Thornton Twins. Backing tracks by the Persimmon Knob Rangers. So have a listen on us, if the words don't freeze in the air, and then chop up the piano for firewood.