Category Archives: Music

The Dog-end of a Day Gone By

To call 2016 challenging is to undersell it. It was certainly the most difficult year I’ve endured, and that’s just on a personal level. Caring for a 1 year-old while managing a career as a writer is no easy task. … Continue reading

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How I Spent My Summer Vacation

Everybody has one: the Greatest Summer Of Your Life. The one that stands out above all others. I consider myself fortunate that I have had many summers that stand out. Summer 1986, we’re moving from Greensboro North Carolina to Brockville Ontario. … Continue reading

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The Last of the Rock Stars

I hadn’t listened to him in years. I knew his music – everyone knew his music. I had some of his songs in my iTunes library. Occasionally they’d crop up when I shuffled through my 80s playlists. And I still … Continue reading

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Haunted When The Minutes Drag

I moved around a lot as a child. By the time I was 12 years old I’d lived in 8 different cities and two different countries. I got very used to (and very good at) making new friends and even … Continue reading

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1992

I don’t know what compelled me to look it up but this exact week 23 years ago I began college life. Well, to be exact I was a week away from beginning classes – those started right after Labor Day. … Continue reading

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