There are many loves in my life, but I always find I gravitate most to those that are most beautiful in their simplicity and require no gilding for that simple beauty to be eminent.
We live in a culture that often fails to see that there is another option to the duality of either winning or losing. Whether we "win" or "lose" we should always learn.
Sharing some of my more personal songs from my larger body of work, for an audience that has come not just to listen, but to hear, is all a musician can ask for. Enjoy this set.
Much of this song is apocryphal, much of it is not. I'll leave it up to you to decide which is which.
This video was recorded at The One Stop in Asheville, NC for the Brown Bag Songwriter's Competition.
Original words and music by Max Watson