Joseph James
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Shaft Of Light
Sentenced To Death,
Destined For Life

Follow Your Dreams

As a child, I wanted to be a singer and to have my own band. I loved music and would sing every chance I got. My voice, however, was not good at all and many let me know about it. My uncle, Roy, was the lead singer in a country western band called the Echos back in the 70’s. I was privileged to get to see them perform on some occasions. One time he invited me to be on the stage in the back and see how it looked from there. To be in the midst of the music being generated was wild. I could actually feel it because it was so loud. This was what I wanted. I saw what it was like from their perspective. Rudy was on the drums and he had a set of those brand new roto-toms. Carlos was on the bass and my uncle was singing and playing rhythm on his guitar. They had a keyboard player, a lead guitar player and I think Jim was on the steel guitar. It was exciting. FOLLOW YOUR DREAMS! Read the rest of this entry »

This Love

This Love! What is this love? How do we find it? When we’re going through things that are tearing our hearts apart, how do we find this love? Broken hearts… Broken relationships… Broken dreams… Hopelessness… I was at that place more times than I want to count and then in 1991 in the depths of despair something changed. I saw something and then what I felt was beyond comprehension. THIS LOVE!
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