Fishing for Compliments, Unsolicited Advice, when we should stop tweaking our songs, and my weird relationship with Poetry

Well, tonight was that montly open mic I do.  Even if the general atmosphere is one that’s very welcoming and inviting, playing in front of people (even when you know most of them) and interacting with other performers always leaves my head full of thoughts. I usually bring my uke, and a folder containing both […]

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Experiments in Picking

I’ve been doing more experimenting than practicing the past few days. Then again, experimentation is also a form of practice, no? In my last post I talked a bit about my issues manipulating a pick. I mentioned having tried a vast variety of types and sizes (variety packs are awesome for a beginner), but still […]

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Hurricanes (First run through)

Well, here ya go guys – my first ever guitar song, in all it’s imperfectly played glory. Thank my weirdo muse for this one. Hurricanes We’ve been talking in torrents for hours I can’t hear you over all this rain. Summer storms just water all the flowers, but all I ever see are hurricanes.   […]

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The Voices Made Me Do It

So, guys, I am apparently in the process of composing a song for the guitar – an instrument I can’t even practice without making my cat leave the room (everyone’s a critic). There’s no way this can possibly go wrong. 😀 Until Next Time, …lol @ the Muse.

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