My Latest Letter...
It was the news no-one wants to wake up to hear, delivered to me by my good friend, Thatch. Pete Seeger was dead. He’d been so much a part of my life for so long that my head hurt and my heart ached with the knowledge of his passing.
Pete Seeger who’d written my favorite song, Turn, Turn, Turn.
Pete Seeger who, with his wife, Toshi Aline Seeger, founded the Hudson River Sloop Clearwater, to protect the Hudson River and surrounding wetlands.
Pete Seeger, musical and political icon for a generation of people who shared his commitment to social justice.
Pete Seeger, who said, “Participation – that’s what’s gonna save the human race.”…