Category Archives: Music

A Start for 2017: a Creative Writing Guide

Well, here we are, twenty-two days into 2017, and I realized that it’s been over two years, when I published Scaffolds and Structures in October 2014. Back then, I was able to kick out two books pretty much simultaneously because I was … Continue reading

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Learning to Walk Again

For the past couple of days, this has been in constant repeat in my head: It’s not just the song, but also the absurdist video that Foo Fighters is known for.  It’s become almost a metaphor of what this past … Continue reading

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When September Ends

August flew by in a flurry of novel-writing and back-to-school, so this three-day Labor Day weekend was the first time that I could actually step back and think, “Ah, yes — summer is over.” Most Septembers usually feel like the … Continue reading

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Public Radio Made Me Feel Old

My local public radio station has been making me feel old lately. How? I’m a kid of the ’80s and early ’90s, and so I have a tendency to have my musical tastes (and, truth be told, fashion sense, what … Continue reading

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This Is Me Breathing

Anna Nalick — “Breathe (2am)” Pearl Jam — “Just Breathe” Grosse Pointe Blank — “This is me breathing.”

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