This post is an experiment. In the past I’ve tended to stay away from things I’ve deemed too personal, preferring to share The Good in public and deal with The Hard in private. In this case, even tho I felt there may be value for others in the sharing of this experience I found myself […]Read more "How I Broke Myself and Where I Found Help (A Meditation on Injury and Recovery)"
I make things all the time. Pieces of music, poetry, little collections of photographs, essays (impromptu dance routines) etc, etc. Some things grow into larger projects and some I make just to make. One of my favourite things is to show up in the studio (can you see I have nothing up my sleeve?) and […]Read more "A Trace of Memory – A New, Free, and Ephemeral Thing"
“I’ve always been given to self-dramatization. I intend to live forever.” – Leonard Cohen I learned Leonard had died on a Friday. I was sitting eating breakfast when my girlfriend came to the kitchen doorway. She asked if I knew. Knew what I said. She told me gently. I was grateful for that. I put […]Read more "You Want It Darker…"
“Lost time is never found again” – Benjamin Franklin Everything comes down to time. It is the very stuff of life; the warp and the weft. The only things we truly have are: our bodies, our energy, and our attention; and all three of these exist within that box of delights we call ‘time’. If […]Read more "Some Thoughts About Time…"
For Christmas this year I received a turntable, some speakers, and a few hand-picked records – I’d been thinking of starting a vinyl collection for a while and had decided to take the plunge. There was something exciting about opening that first record; about feeling the transparent wrap tearing back beneath my fingers, flexing the […]Read more "A Love Letter to Vinyl…"
I do my best to move everyday. To do something that wakes the meat of the body and makes my heart beat a little faster. Running is a favorite of mine. When I go I keep it very simple – I just grab my keys, lace up my shoes and head out the door. While […]Read more "The Real Reason I Run…"
2016 was a hard year for a lot of people. In the hope of redressing the balance (even if only slightly) I offer you a Gift. I’ve just finished a brand new EP of music and I am putting it out today. It is called: ‘Murder The Impossible‘. Here is the Website where you can […]Read more "ANNOUNCEMENT!"