Music Is Life.

Music Is Life.

That's why we need to listen.

Welcome, Friend!

I explore an unconventional mix of rock music, guitars, personal development/self improvement, and mental health.  I invite you to come with me on my journeys, so I can share what I learn.

Ari Portrait by Amy Colleen


Music Commentary
As a music fanatic, it means a great deal when a song speaks to me.  Good songs are like air and food to me, I need a steady supply of them to fuel my life....
Life Insights
I'm constantly on the lookout for deeper meaning and understanding of life, with a particular focus on psychology and mental health.  I'm forever a student of life, and they say the best way to learn...
For Musicians
Music is a challenging pursuit, so I enjoy sharing lessons learned with my fellow musicians.  Particularly, I have something to say about songwriting and guitars, but I sometimes touch on arranging, singing, recording production and music...

Prepare to Attack, Then Wait

“Be proactive” is a good advice, if you’re not used to taking responsibility for your life and taking actions to make your life better. I used to think, though, that that meant “make things happen.”  If certain issues need confronting, confront it.  If there are problems to solve, then solve …

What Do You REALLY Want?

I thought I knew it, but I’m learning this lesson over and over again. It’s important to know, to be crystal clear about what you really want. But that’s not to say that you want to be specific with what you want to make happen in your life.  Saying “I want …