Tag Archives: Music

It’s a Bit Drafty in Here.

In writing, you must kill all your darlings.—William Faulkner …and dozens of authors who said something similar about rewriting being the name of the game. Rewriting is my least favorite part of the process.  I love the initial burst of … Continue reading

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Selling Art or Selling Out?

“Those are my principles, and if you don’t like them…well I have others.” – Groucho Marx Let’s face it: creative types rarely get to write their own ticket. Once you’re finished with that novel, that sculpture, that album, the people footing … Continue reading

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Social Media for the Artist (Starving and Otherwise).

I had a short Twitter conversation with Edith Frost on Saturday night.  It happened like this: Somebody that I follow tweeted a response to one of Edith’s tweets, so I followed her and responded to a tweet about the ASL … Continue reading

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Be still and silent.

I have my parents to thank for this.  When I was a baby, if I cried for no reason my mother could find, she turned up the stereo and let me cry until I got tired and fell asleep.  When … Continue reading

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