Word of the day: Perspicacity

Perspicacity refers to keen insight or understanding, often associated with the ability to perceive things accurately or deeply. It's a valuable quality in various fields, including problem-solving, decision-making, and understanding human behavior.





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David Husted Music: Summary

I hope you are doing well. Here are seven updates from Dave's World of Music. Thank You for joining me. I appreciate.

#1 New Release: Collide

My latest song Collide is one of my most popular offerings to date. As…

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Poem of the Week: Night Music




At one the wind rose,
And with it the noise
Of the black Poplars.

Long since had the living
By a thin twine
Been led into their dreams
Where lanterns shine
Under a still veil
Of falling streams;

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Stories make the world go 'round


Riddle: What do U2, Derringer Discoveries and the late-great John Prine have in common with David Husted?

A Story:

Last December Derringer Discoveries (a popular music adventure podcast) sent a request to my email account to host an upcoming podcast…

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Word of the Day: Quicken

The word "quicken" originated from Middle English "quikenen," which evolved from the Old English word "cwician," meaning "to come to life" or "to make alive." It's rooted in the concept of making something faster or more lively.


Poem of the Week: "The Guest House", by Rumi

"The Guest House", by Rumi

This being human is a guest house.
Every morning a new arrival.

A joy, a depression, a meanness,
some momentary awareness comes
as an unexpected visitor.
Welcome and entertain them all!
Even if they’re a…

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The Prine Riddle


What do U2, Derringer Discoveries, Dave and John Prine have in common?
I will answer you this riddle in my next Blog


Meanwhile, ready your engines for my next music release on 12 April 24. 
The song is called: 


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Collide: by David Husted

My thoughts on the birth of Chords and Arrangement in the moment of conception

I completed a song I decided to call Collide today.  It grew out of a simple C chord strumming pattern in the…

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Sunrise in Destin and Word of the Day

Word of the Day

Vignette: A vignette is a short, descriptive scene or sketch that captures a moment or a mood. It's often a brief snapshot that paints a picture with words, focusing on a particular moment or aspect of…

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