I Began writing Poetry to help my son with his 3rd grade Homework. He is Now 23. When I turned 44 I bought a friends acoustic guitar and taught myself to play. At this time I had written about 30 Songs of Lyrics Only. I was introduced to Open Mic at the Gateway Inn on Rt 8. I soon wrote a song and tried it Out. I am currently up to 500 or so Songs with 7 Albums on the Internet. The D.I.Y. Series of 5 Albums of Home Recordings. My YouTube channel was the first and most complete catalogue of my Music Progression. Today I am on ALL Digital platforms as L.D. Songs my song writing Title.