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Walking with the muse

It's been a whilst since I last checked in with this blog.  I remember when I used to feel the rise of excitement in my chest, like the words were just about to spill out my mouth and I had…

A new beginning, I have a plan and it starts today.

Happy 1st of Feb everyone!

It's been a while since this blog received any love.  I used to be so prolific, blogging weekly, but the past year or so not so much.  Not sure why. 

As you know…

MY HEART BELONGS TO GLASGOW... Happy V Day!


I BELONG TO GLASGOW

Do you know the song?



LYRICS: 

I've been wi' a couple o' cronies, 
One or two pals o' my ain; 
We went in a hotel, and we did very well, 
And then we came out…

A toast to a better place!

Helloooo!! 

Hope you are all having a nice Monday evening.  We are nearing the end of January!  I can’t help cast my mind back to this time last year.  I was having a pretty hard time just getting on…

House Gig, Barricades Rise, Patreon Update.

Hello everyone!  How are you all doing?

I wanted to tell you about my weekend.  I traveled down to Birmingham on Saturday to play a house gig.  For those who don't know, a house gig is literally a concert that…

Hello 2017, let's be nice to each other.

HELLO!! 

This is a great time of the year to reflect.  I often get bogged down with the PURE MILLIONS of stuff I have still to get done that it can sometimes be hard to really appreciate what great…

Hogmanay, happy?

So you know those articles you read on 'how to be successful' blah shite?  One of the common pieces of advice is to go outside your comfort zone.  Well, I consider 2016 being one big anxiety filled comfort bashing year

Thoughts from the road.

Hey pals,

It's been an ace week, the Born In Winter UK Tour has been on the road for 7 days and I have played 6 gigs in that time.  I am fucking knackered today.  Sitting in a cafe…

My time in Berlin is over.  I am going home. 

I FIND IT HARD TO RETAIN CONSISTENT PERSPECTIVE.  LIFE CREEPS UP ON YOU AND DOESN'T CARE ABOUT YOUR SITUATION.  A BAD DAY FOR ME IS STILL SOAKED IN PRIVILEGE.  SOME PEOPLE LITERALLY HAVE NOTHING.  NO THING.  NO.  THING.  

I HAVE