Category Archives: Music

A Pact

I made a pact with the devil when I was 10. Well, I don’t think it counts as a “pact” because there was never confirmation. The only confirmation I’ve had is a life whereby nothing has ever truly gone terribly wrong. I’m … Continue reading

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Fool’s Gold

Today is my 5th day in Peru. Here’s another entry from my latest work entitled, “I Write On Anything (Written on a Napkin)“. This is also available as an eBook. This is called “Fool’s Gold” and is also a tune. I … Continue reading

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DOG?

Today is my third day in Peru, enjoying the sun and surf Here’s another entry from my latest work entitled, “I Write On Anything (Written on a Napkin)“. This is also available as an eBook. Written February 27, 1995. The last … Continue reading

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This Wave Didn’t Mean ‘Hello’

For GCC, who died surfing in El Salvador in 2009 “Ola“ Like a song you never stop existing The essence lives on Nothing can put an end to you Our lives began together But shall not end so The discoveries … Continue reading

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Chaotic Thought Monday – Part Deux

Yes, it’s Monday – time for chaotic thoughts. I don’t know what is so hard about this. With all the devastation happening now in Japan, throughout southeast Asia, Haiti and that will certainly happen here in the United States sooner or … Continue reading

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Stats, More Stats or Just Damned Lies?

I wonder if anybody tracks their stats like I do. I’m naturally analytical and results-oriented, so nothing gives me greater pleasure than to see graphical charts representing my eBook / paperback sales and rankings – even if they are pointing in … Continue reading

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How to Get More Twitter Followers (and Lose Them Immediately)

Trouble! Oh! Trouble, trouble, trouble, trouble. Feels like every time I get back on my feet She come around and knock me down again -Ray Lamontagne When I find myself in times of trouble Mother Mary comes to me – … Continue reading

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‘M’essages

This morning I was batting about various topics. I could write something for the Schizophrenic Writer, who invited me to do a guest post. I was also considering posting one or two of my poems or a couple YouTube links to songs … Continue reading

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Awe-ful x 13

Maybe I’m just not that interesting. Here I’ve been blaming Twitter and the millions of Twitter users for not instantly latching on to my ultra-informative and clever posts. I guess it’s natural as a writer, musician, artist/creative guy to just assume … Continue reading

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Dear Wives of the Creative…

Dear Wives* of the Creative: [*or husbands, spouses, life partners, etc.] I feel that I need to provide some guidelines to help you understand your creative partner and how to properly conduct yourself around him or her. I’ll start slowly. … Continue reading

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