Another Reason Why I Don't Keep a Gun...(1998)
Another Reason Why I Don't Keep a Gun in the House is a song cycle by composer Tom Cipullo setting six poems of Billy Collins. The song cycle was composed in 1998 and revised in 2000.
The recording of "Desire," provided in the audio playlist to the right, is made possible through a collaboration with SongFest. The performers are Matthew Morris, baritone, and Sungha Lee, pianist, and the performance took place on June 19, 2010 at Pepperdine University.