The Gift of Quiet Disruption

I feel like being a quiet disruptor today. Hearing the news of wars, shootings, corruption and so much more it's easy to feel this world is going mad. I'm turning to favor something better. Showing something better. Using my art…

Are You Ready to Play?

 

Author’s Disclaimer: This is an article written completely from stream-of-consciousness with no editing so it may seem a bit grammatically rough and redundant in places. I wanted to leave it this way because it’s more sincere and closest to how

Circular Breathing, Letting Go & Learning to Be A Boss At Life

                            

Over the past few months, I’ve been thinking a lot about the parallels between being a musician and learning skills, practice habits and mindsets etc. and how those can translate over to life skills. In all honesty, I've been hesitant…

Finding My Rhythm: Becoming a More Wholehearted Artist

Before I start, I just want to ask……how are you doing? I asked this at the beginning of the pandemic and everyone seemed to be doing alright. But now after two years of some of the most turbulent times we’ve…

The Shaman Child

I just read through this story I wrote back in March of 2016 called The Shaman Child. It was something I wrote it as a song, as prayer of finding one's way back to remembering who they are why they

The Importance of Self-Care

Sometimes, it’s hard to know what to say when you’re feeling the full weight of being human. It’s not necessarily depression. It’s more like the energy is down but the spirit is still there and it’s like something is whispering…

Photoblog: Happy New Year! Inspired by Snow!

Happy New Year from what has been a snowy Olympic Peninsula! I hope your year is getting off to a beautiful and brilliant start and that this is the beginning of a year for all our dreams to come true.

Autumn Continued: A New Song and Creative Life

Hello Everyone!

Winter is on its way. It’s been storming, raining, windy and snowing like mad in the mountains for the past two days. It all has made the intense heat and dryness of this past summer a mere memory…

Things Are Evolving: Musical Project In the Making

Tracks for Sandstorm

 

It can go without saying that the most challenging part of composing for didgeridoo is coming up with consistently interesting music for the listener who is not as familiar with this ancient instrument. This is one reason…

New Single Release and Thoughts at 12:36am

This is me at 12:36am. It’s getting to be late at night and I really should call it a day but I just released the Sandstorm video into the world tonight and I just wanted to say something about it…

Photoblog: Life In Autumn 2021

Hello Everyone. I just wanted to some of the beauty of the forest during these days of October here in the Pacific Northwest. I always feel like I'm in heaven whenever I take these walks. Especially in Autumn.

This is…

Lessons In Repurposing Seeds To Serve A Dream

My musical journey started with an instrument similar to what you see in the photo above. This is a Magnus table top chord organ that was made in the 60's and early 70's primarily for kids. If it hadn't been…