Writing Songs Again

Unfortunately, I took a break from songwriting for … quite awhile.  I understand, of course, that there are times when it’s good to take a break and allow the creative juices to recharge.  That wasn’t exactly what happened in this case, but maybe the circumstances that resulted in the hiatus have done me a favor….


Still Getting Spins -ITCL

The album I released almost three years ago, In The City Lights, surprises me with it’s ability to get radio play.  I recently did some checking and found that the song “Change Me” received multiple spins in 2015 on TLC radio New Zealand and on internet radio by DJ Nicole.  Many thanks to TLC and…


Zoom-(ba)-ing Off Topic

I like to think of myself as a moderately enthused fitness enthusiast.  I enjoy being physically active even though I am no spring chicken.  The activities I have generally engaged in to keep me moving include jogging, biking, cardio machines, and resistance training.  While I have exercised with a trainer, a workout partner and even…


Books To Die For

If you are a mystery buff, you should definitely pick this up.  It’s an anthology of essays (over 100) by today’s mystery writers on their favorite tales and favorite authors that influenced them.  Edited by John Connolly and Declan Burke, Books to Die For: The World’s Greatest Mystery Writers on the World’s Greatest Mystery Novels…