Speaking of Giving Away Songs:
Four of the folks over at npmusers took me up on my offer to send copies of my "Even the Rocks Would Cry Out". I mailed them today, a few bucks postage. Tossed in my Psalm 66 for one of 'em, my published "Joy!" for another.
I've always gotten a kick out of the thought that someone else somewhere might be singing one of my songs. This is one of my better ones:
Even the rocks would cry out,
Even these stones would name you "Lord";
If every voice were stilled,
If every tongue were silent,
Even the rocks would cry out that Jesus Christ is Lord.
Copyright 2001, Jay Ricketts. All rights reserved.
So I'm paying to give my songs away - but I bet Johnny Appleseed had to buy his own seeds sometimes, too.