You’re Not Alone

I’ve gone to the hospital every day this week to visit someone I love very much who recently reached their personal rock bottom, which was a result of self sabotaging choices to mask the emotional pain of the sexual abuse they encountered as a child. It’s...

My Inspiring Mom

When I was a little girl, my mom read stories to me every night. It was my favorite time of the day because it was the only time I had her to myself. Mom was always a super animated storyteller with her voice inflection and facial expressions. She has influenced my...

You Are Exactly Where You Need to Be

While strolling through Liberty Station near Liberty Public Market last night, this sign caught my attention. Today is my Dad’s birthday. He’s revealed himself to me this week quite a few times, most apparent in the waiting room of Bond’s Automotive &...

Keep Going, Mitzybell

In finalizing the storyboards for my seventh Kathryn the Grape book to send to my illustrator, I was searching though my folders to find a specific photo of my Dad for a tribute I’m doing for him. When I scrolled through to this photo, I paused. Many people...

This is Patrick

This is Patrick. He is 80 years old. He used to live below me for a few years when I had rented out my home and moved my son and I to a safe place where no one knew where we lived. I noticed Patrick when we were neighbors but I never stopped and chatted with him long...

Secret Keeper (Official Music Video)

Secret Keeper Lyrics and music composed by Kathryn Cloward © 2017 Kathryn Cloward | ℗ 2017 Kandon Unlimited, Inc. SECRET KEEPER – LYRICS Be a good little girl don’t tell anyone It’ll be our little secret just me and you having fun Hidden in my closet that’s...

Only Four

Only Four is a song I wrote prior to writing Secret Keeper. I debated about recording both songs but decided on only recording Secret Keeper since it shares more of the full spectrum story of healing and transformation. However, this piece certainly goes into depth in...

Wild Horse (Official Music Video)

Wild Horse lyrics and music composed by Kathryn Cloward © 2017 Kathryn Cloward | ℗ 2017 Kandon Unlimited, Inc. Song Lyrics: https://kathryncloward.bandcamp.com/track/wild-horse Video Credits: Kathryn Cloward – Executive Producer Masen Larsen – Producer /...

The Ripple Effect of Ripple Love

Patience and persistence are a delicate balance. There aren’t many things that happen overnight. It is my personal experience that meaningful manifestation takes time and purposeful intention. Let me share a bit of the story behind this song, “Ripple Love.”...

Mighty Melissa – Friendship Reflections

I have amazing friends in my life, many spanning multiple decades, and Melissa is one of them. We met in high school when I was a senior and she was a freshmen. We were both catchers on the varsity softball team. Melissa has been passionate about softball her whole...

Warrior Woman – Official Music Video

Download Links for Warrior Woman Warrior Woman lyrics and music composed by Kathryn Cloward © 2017 Kathryn Cloward | ℗ 2017 Kandon Unlimited, Inc. Song Lyrics: https://kathryncloward.bandcamp.com/album/ripple-love Warrior Woman Video Credits: Kathryn Cloward –...

Trust. Believe. Cannonball.

We’ve been spending a lot of time swimming lately and enjoying the simplicity of summer. It’s been really nice! The other day I captured this photo of my son doing a cannonball in the pool. As I was scrolling through my photos today this picture reminded...