Category Archives: Poetry and Lyrics

Steve’s Sonic 12-Pack – Rush

One thing I noticed was that Rush had a curious influence on those who listen to and like their music. I know people who praise Rush as the greatest band in the world, regardless of how their style changed. There … Continue reading

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Steve’s Sonic 12-Pack – Van Halen

Round three! —————————— My brothers and I were visiting family one afternoon. One of my older cousins, Paul Robert, was graciously showing me his album collection. My eyes happen to catch a band name I never heard before, Van Halen. … Continue reading

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Steve’s Sonic 12-Pack – Kansas

I give Kansas (and, in particular, their “Point of Know Return” album) credit for inspiring me to ascend from ‘casual listener’ to ‘active participant’ in the music world. I was bummed because, not only could I not afford a Hammond … Continue reading

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Artistically Updatithing

Here’s a long-overdue update of what I’m doing in the artistic world: 1) My time travel story, “All the Time in the World,” was officially completed last week. Trust me when I say I was psyched about it. I definitely … Continue reading

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Flowenth

Just short of getting on my own case about not cranking out much in the way of word count lately, I paused to check up on what I’ve been doing instead. Figuring I’d recall myself watching too many movies or … Continue reading

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Doing

I wasn’t paying attention to the effort of doing. I was simply doing. And, when I looked, I realized I was doing what I knew I wanted to do all along. It wasn’t done. But it was being done. For … Continue reading

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The Other Stuff

Yes, I’m still participating in the 2017 edition of NaNoWriMo, but I still work on other stuff during the same time. Here’s what I’m up to: 1) As it just so happens, my NaNoWriMo story takes place in the same … Continue reading

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