Continuing our self-imposed tradition of hand-illustrated, hand-lettered holiday cards at year’s end, we decided to honor the memory of Mr. Thomas Earl Petty, who touched countless lives, our own included.

Happy 2018, friends; let’s live with love above all and burn through the hate with action.

Here’s Tom’s final performance of “Wildflowers” at the Hollywood Bowl, just over the hill from our house, last September.