Mark Gunn: Autoharp Music

I like Mark Gunn’s music.  I like the instrument he plays.  I enjoy celtic music.  I love the humor in his funny songs.  I am a Tolkien fan and so his Hobbit songs are wonderful. I guess I am a fan.  His style makes me think of a traveling bard. I enjoy the wonderful music out there on autoharp, and there are several incredibly talented musicians whose skill on the autoharp is just amazing. But I really LIKE this artist’s use of the instrument.   … Continue reading

Social Justice and Unfairly Burdening the Little Guy

Catholics are supposed to consider the common good which includes in its definition the essential that the individual good must not be harmed. This gets a bit complicated in the real world out here.  We make all sorts of laws to regulate industry so that things like children’s clothing are as safe as possible and property so that a homeowner doesn’t end up next to something that harms her property values. But what happens when those laws, intended for the big corporations, prevent a housewife from selling her own work and thus helping her family or adds so much burden … Continue reading