David Gray, arguably the greatest songwriter out there, just released his newest album “Draw the Line”. This is one of my favourite songs off it. The lyrics are amazing. I CANNOT wait to see him at Massey Hall at the end of October.
I put my head down on my couch last night at 7:00 and woke up at 5:30 this morning. This was completely unintentional on my part, but probably necessary due to the lack of sleep I’ve been getting. Truth be told, the only thing that woke me was my alarm clock going off upstairs in [...]
Shelby wrote this when she was 13. She’s an incredible poet, and maybe she’ll let me post more in the future. Dark, but awesome. Save Life beyond words Living inside another’s box Trapped behind their shadow Their dreams, hopes forced religion …beliefs. Such humiliation. The black shadows surround your fear. you can feel the coldness [...]
My 16 year old daughter – the love of my life – has started writing a book of her life. I thought I would pull an excerpt from it and throw it up here. The title of the entry is what Shelby said when I was finished typing it. Enjoy. Tuesday, September 22, 2009 I [...]
I had a conversation yesterday that reminded me of this video. When I first saw it on YouTube months ago, it instantly became one of my favourites – earmarked for future viewing. Now approaching 1.9 million views on YouTube (and that’s not counting all the subsequent videos of him that have since popped up), the [...]
Back in June, I was quite ecstatic about learning that my blog was #1 on Bing in the search results and #4 on Google. (see original entry here) Well, I’m happy to report that I’m now numero uno on Google’s search results too, a that’s out of 2,290,000 results. Wow. I’m truly humbled, so thank [...]
Happy to report that my house sold this morning. It’s been quite a ride….but the papers are signed and that part of this mission is finally over. I originally had one offer come in on Monday – quite low actually. I recall spitting my coke out when I read out. Straight for the sensitive spot, [...]