• Breakfast


    Working to overcome an early-onset bloggers block, I thought I’d head to low-hanging fruit–something that even the most blocked-up blogger can blog about: FOOD! Yes, food. I like it. You like it. Everybody needs it. So why not start the day off right with something nutritional, filling, and low-calorie. Here is the recipe for my […]

  • I Know Your Name

    I Know Your Name

    Here is a song I wrote and recorded in 2002. It is loosely based on the biblical parable of the prodigal son, sung from the perspective of the father. I have written a few on this theme, as this is one of my favorite passages from the bible. Most of these songs have never seen […]

  • Comedians in Cars

    Comedians in Cars

    I made an interesting discovery today. One of my compositions was used as background music in an episode of the Jerry Seinfeld series, “Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee”. Specifically, it is the episode featuring Don Rickles, titled “You’ll Never Play The Copa”. Around 10 years ago I collaborated with a friend of mine, Erich Gruber, […]

  • Slow Down

    Slow Down

    So here I am all retired now–It’s been over a month–and I have all sorts of plans. Like starting a new blog. Getting back into music production. Housey projects. Taking lots of hikes with our puppy dog. Gardening. I admit I am a bit embarrassed that I had all but abandoned my other site, kellycarpentermusic.com, […]

  • When I’m Sixty-Four

    When I’m Sixty-Four

    That happens to be TODAY!! This is what I call my “Beatles Birthday”. And for a birthday present for myself, I decided to finally launch kellycarpenter.com. I’m retired now. I have time to blog again (and the motivation to do so). So, stay tuned. I plan to blog about whatever crosses my mind. Obviously music […]