Things that Escape Us Until Someone Dies

26541956836_74405654fc_bWe all remember where we were on Thursday, April 21, 2016.  Sure it was only a few days ago, but what rings most in our minds is the loss of a legend – Prince.

Sitting at my desk at work, I received a text from my husband of the news followed by chatter of co-workers in cubicles nearby.  At first numbness and disbelief fluttered through my body and mind.  Then realization set in with twinges of sadness.  Another wonderful musician and artist, of my generation mind you, is gone.

Like everyone else, I’d like to know what happened.  But in the mist of questioning, my mind reels towards my first Prince experience.  It was 1979.  The year of “a Coke Continue reading “Things that Escape Us Until Someone Dies”