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“I want to live a simple life.” You’ve heard the phrase, and you may have even said it before, but what does it mean? What is a simple life? I suppose, like most things in life, the
In her book, Just Kids, Patti Smith penned these beautiful words, “The artist seeks contact with his intuitive sense of the gods, but in order to create his work, he cannot stay in this
It’s kind of funny. I’m a writer and I’ve written hundreds of thousands of words in the last few years, yet when I sit down to write this blog post I don’t know where to
I’m creating this post for a place to put all of the songs I’ve written (and will write) while on the road. Whenever I create a new one I’ll post it here as well as on my YouTube channel.
Driving hundreds of miles allows for plenty of thinking time, and this brief blog shares some of the thoughts that have been on my mind the last few days. My favorite thing about traveling is how it
When I was a young boy, I dreamt of becoming a rock star. Me and friends would act out songs from our favorite bands, each of us fervently playing their air instrument of choice. We had