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Reflections on My Retreat Experience

Hey beautiful supporters,

I hope this message finds you well. It's been nearly a week since the end of the retreat, and I've had some time to reflect and readjust back to the real world. This retreat was a huge…

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Retreat Update: Day Four

Dear Wonderful Supporters,

I wanted to share some profound experiences from the retreat with all of you. Yesterday was a day of significant growth and multiple breakthroughs for me, and I'm filled with gratitude for the support that has brought…

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Retreat Update: Day Three

Dear Supporters,

I wanted to share an incredible experience from yesterday at the retreat. We spent the day allowing ourselves to dream of a future where we are truly realized and fully functioning as our highest selves, without getting bogged…

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Retreat Update: Day Two

Hi wonderful supporters,

I wanted to share another update from the retreat, along with a photo of me and some of my fellow retreaters hanging out in the kitchen of this beautiful mansion.

Yesterday was a challenging yet incredibly important…

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Retreat Update: Day One

Hello Everyone,

I wanted to share an update from my journey at the retreat, along with a photo from my refreshing morning walk.

Recap of Yesterday:

My day started with a carpool from NYC to the retreat in Wawarsing, NY…

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Announcing My GoFundMe Campaign: A Personal Journey

Hey everyone,

I'm thrilled to share a deeply personal journey with you. For over 25 years, I've been living my dream as an independent singer-songwriter, releasing albums, performing, and navigating the intricate dance between creativity and business. Along the way…

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Brothers & Music

There's something truly special about the bond between siblings, and when music weaves its way into that relationship, it becomes even more extraordinary. I recently had the pleasure of sharing a few incredible days with my brother, Lloyd, here in…

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Neil Young Archives

Neil Young is one of my favorite recording artists. It started for me back in 2002, when I was living in Minneapolis. One of my favorite rituals, after any rainstorm, was to walk to the record store down the street…

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10 Self-predictions for 2022

Here are my predictions for the year ahead.

2022 Self-predictions

  1. I will be more visible and accessible through monthly livestreams, monthly email newsletters and bi-weekly blog posts.
  2. I will start a local songwriting club to support and encourage others.
  3. I…
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The 30 jobs of an independent musician

Ideally, as a performing singer-songwriter, the majority of my time and effort should be focused on (1) writing the best songs possible, (2) continuing to develop my musical abilities, (3) leading productive rehearsals with my band and (4) giving memorable…

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Half-off Everything Online - Friday, Nov 25th

Happy Thanksgiving! 

For me this holiday is about being grateful for what I have. My day usually includes spending time with loved ones and enjoying every sight, smell, taste and sound that surrounds me. This year I'll be…

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The Truth Shop


I could hardly believe my eyes when I saw the name of the shop: THE TRUTH SHOP.  

The saleswoman was very polite: What type of truth did I wish to purchase, partial or whole? The…

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Why I Write Sad Songs

Many people have asked me why I write so many sad songs. Here is the best explanation I can give right now: 

We all deal with a constant stream of emotions and often are too busy to give them…

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