So Write Like It’s Your Job

 “Even if the only shift you can manage for your job as a writer is a scant 20 minutes per day, don’t squander the time with the equivalent of break-room chatter, laziness or habitual leaning like the perpetual “ne’r do well” (look that one up some day when there’s nothing to do). Use and cherish every…

Slice of Heaven

I picked a random track to play from my iTunes library and couldn’t stop the smile that crept over my face.  Dave Dobbyn & Herbs: Slice of Heaven, on the compilation album Ten Guitars 3. Any Kiwi who was hiding from the summer of 1987 in a movie theatre will remember Footrot Flats.  Heck, any…