So I get this email from my NSAI membership offering a discount for Master Writer and it sounds so good, I go for it. I've been so productive writing songs with it all day. Like they say, music producers have Pro Tools, writers have Word, and now songwriters have Master Writer. Of course, I've never … Continue reading Master Writer on a Sunny Afternoon
The best part about New Year's Rockin Eve was this song, supposedly a favorite of Obama's. l'm not that into politics, but I have to say, he has awfully good taste in music. 🙂 I'm so inspired now to get back into the studio in #2018. Happy New Year!
I'm reading a novel that was recommended by a publisher as one to read for style for current submissions. Okay, I get that the setting might call for a bit more media exposure than a normal plot, but, to me, it's trying way too hard to be current. Facebook, Twitter, iPads, Youtube - even political … Continue reading When a Novel Tries Too Hard…
As soon as I heard Chloe sing a Stevie Nix song, I was a fan! And then she kept singing these amazing rock songs - the kind you just don't hear anymore - Stevie Nix, Blondie, Kim Carnes, Bonnie Tyler and even Foreigner - all amazing songs from my youth. Love it when young people … Continue reading Congrats to Chloe Kohanski, Winner of #TheVoice 2017
I interrupt my nightly poems to announce that I'm more than halfway writing 50 poems in 50 days (or before we leave our Florida "resort" for our new home). I suppose I have to thank this transition period for inspiring me to write these poems and for getting off all social media. For the skeptic, … Continue reading 50 Poems in 50 Days
Those in-between times of our lives are a real opportunity to do some soul-searching, regroup, and take off in an entirely new direction. I'm in one of those times. That no matter how hard I try to get some traction, I just can't. I'm in that in-between time. Researching. Planning. Experimenting. Thinking I might use … Continue reading Reading, Writing, Soul Searching as Writers
Raining Men now available for Kindle on Amazon and other Online Retailers.