Author Archives: Judson

About Judson

Late bloomer ... aspiring writer and musician.

“Endless Horizon”

“Endless Horizon” … words and music 2014 by Judson Hair Sun’s coming up, the tides coming in A fresh breeze blows from the North Sea birds are sailing above the white railing The wind chimes sway back and forth Gray … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

When You Finally Listen to the Lyrics …

Do you ever find yourself simply enjoying a song without ever giving much thought to the lyrics. I used to happen to me all the time. Particularly back in the day, when songs came on the radio randomly and by chance, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Drilling & Droning … What’er You Gonna Do?

Our home and our little quarter acre is surrounded by a nice white picket fence … we put it up both the keep our dog in, and to keep intruders out. We like the way it looks.  And we also like the sense … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

I’ve Become a Lazy Writer …

For some time now, I’ve experienced a severe downturn in my level of creativity. I find myself struggling to self-generate much enthusiasm. I’ve become a lazy writer … While I’m finding it hard to get anything going from scratch, I’ve … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

How Old are You? … Really??

I enjoy celebrating milestones … but I’ve come to strongly dislike dividing my life up into years. We all know we have but a finite number of “years” on this Earth. However, we have the opportunity to experience an infinite … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

“Learning How to See”

“Learning How to See” … words and music by Judson Hair 2013 When he finally settled down back in his old hometown With the weight of all the past inside his head He woke up that first day with his … Continue reading

Posted in music | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

“‘Because of You”

“Because of You” …. words and music by Judson Hair 2014 For all the time I’ve spent right here in this place All the things that I’d do, all the dreams that I’d chase The promise of tomorrow, the problems … Continue reading

Posted in music | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

FaceBook Quandry … What Do You Do When A Friend Dies?

I have a quandary … Maybe it’s just me. I don’t know. I like FaceBook, I really do … In spite of the many annoying “improvements” that have been added to FaceBook over the past couple of years, the basic … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

Reflections Upon a Structured Life …

When I let my friends and colleagues know that I was ready to hang it up and retire, one of the first things I was told was that I would miss the “structure” … they were convinced I wouldn’t know … Continue reading

Aside | Posted on | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Becoming a Good Songwriter …

Once I get started , songwriting comes pretty easy to me and I’ve found that composing lyrics is a natural intuitive process that draws heavily on my poetic ability. Over the years I’ve written a lot of poetry and I’ve … Continue reading

Posted in music | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments