Consistent + equitable = hard ass

It turns out I'm a hard ass. No, I'm not fit, I'm just strict. This realization has come to me very clearly as a result of starting to coach my son's soccer team of 7 year old boys. I make them do laps if they don't listen or pay attention. I make them do push-ups...

4:15 am

4:15 am is not a time of day I enjoy. Yet, that is the time I found myself getting up at yesterday. Get up at 4:15 am, in the van by 4:50, roll into the ferry terminal in Nanaimo by 6:10 am for the 6:30 am ferry. Yesterday was a very long day when you add in two ferry...

Haaahhhhh

I'm not sure what to write today. I'm tired, and have been dealing with a lot lately - work - life - music - lots. The whole world seems to be a bit topsy-turvy today... Hugo Chavez, long time leader of Venezuela died. I don't know that much about him, but listening...

Profundity

This is a post about nothing. Its been one of those weeks. Between work, not enough sleep, recording for an album, arranging the Paisley Bandits next gig, getting my son to school, picking him up, feeding him, getting him to bed, re-do...the weekend was busy too....

Generation Clash

Recently, I found myself in an argument. My opponent was older than me (by about 30 years), a business owner, and also a white male. It was an odd event, which I will not go into to much detail about, but the main presenter spent most of his talking time explaining...

Letters to the Editor

I write these quite often, so to make my life easier, I am going to cross post them to my blog.  Here's the latest:Dear Editor, While many do not realize it, here in the Comox Valley we are in a constant economic struggle. It is worldwide and it is a struggle for...