When the Gods of the Marketplace Marry the Gods of the Copybook Headings

Words by Rudyard Kipling Music by Elaine Diane Taylor ©2009 Intelligentsia Media Inc. SOCAN/ASCAP Available on iTunes The marriage of art and market must see each attend to its own needs first, then blend to take advantage of each ones best self. That way the sum is equal to more than just the addition of [...]

Where Does Power Reside?

Power resides only where men believe it resides. [...] A shadow on the wall, yet shadows can kill. And ofttimes a very small man can cast a very large shadow - George R.R. Martin - Clash of Kings  The world is speeding up, and empires are rising and falling. Gold is changing hands and the [...]


Fear is unique and individual. Just as love is. What seems a ridiculously easy adventure to one, can be a devastating block to another. Empathy is the need when there's fear swirling. Not because we feel the same fear as someone we care for, or because we can understand why such a simple step is [...]

Fuel for Fire

  Sometimes we build out of woodWe strike a match like we've understoodBut we've got gasoline, baby,We've got rainAnd we pass back and forth a little flame                             from "Sometimes" by Elaine Diane Taylor  Fuel for Fire by Matthew Ward is fragile. It's appropriate for a fragile and quiet mood. All of life moves like a pendulum, [...]