This is the poem I wrote to introduce the song “Faith” by George Michael in The Cowboy Cabaret
The introduction to and my version of “I Believe” by Blessid Union of Souls.
Though unhappy rich folk call down from above,
they don’t have the answer.
The answer is love.
The people I’ve admired most in life
have been those who’ve known how to dream.
How The Cowboy Cabaret begins…
The poems in this collection are mostly based on songs from the show, with a few of the songs I’ve written over the years thrown in to help balance things out. I hope you enjoy them and that they inspire you to cowboy up.
The Will Rogers Wandering Soul Road Show is coming to Tamiami Tap on Friday, November 22, 2019 at 7pm
My latest book Cowboy Up: The Poetry of the Cowboy Cabaret is now available in paperback
I want to remind people of the wit and wisdom of Will Rogers while building on that wisdom, and the century of technological growth, to set things right.
I can’t say I’ve always been a huge Frank Sinatra fan, as he was a few years ahead of my time, but I have always loved his song “That’s Life.” Of course, when he released his version in 1966, he was the third person to have produced it, and truth …