I'm thinking the book will be done by the end of summer. it's taken a lot of sweat and stress to find the right stories to put in it since they are pretty intimate and very personal. But it's what I'm choosing to do so I wanted to be honest in the stories I tell.... Continue Reading →
It was raining steady but the boy was bored and his mother was nowhere to be found. So he put on his coat and boots and walked out into the rain. He quickly realized that all the other children were probably inside wrapped up in blankets eating gold foiled chocolates in recliners.
What makes people settle? When I look back at my life I can pick out many moments when I knew I was making bad choices and I still let them play out. I put myself myself in all kinds of situations, my attitude would sway but I never forgot who I was. For me it was always about the story. I knew those bad choices would give me a story to tell some day, and those stories have become timeless to me, they have defined me. I make choices based on those experiences. I've never felt that I would live in those terrible decisions because I never felt trapped in them. When the fun was over I'd get into my car and drive on to the next thing. Being alone never troubled me, being lonely was impossible.
She didn't really, but it just happened to fall at the same time my birthday came around. It was a true treat to have new music from her. The last few albums have been a little hum drum for me so I didn't go in with a whole heart. Once the first track got on... Continue Reading →
I've decided after many years of saying I'm going to do it to finally doing it. I'm writing a book. I haven't decided if it's going to be a memoir or a work of fiction. I may want to blend the truth a bit and keep it fictional, but on the other side I want... Continue Reading →