Category Archives: Family

Podcast Interview on The Kota, Writing, and More

What do you get when you put 2 musicians, a writer, a recording device, and a few beers together? The best bar conversation you’re ever going to eavesdrop. Many thanks to Justin Stover of Blue Collar Songwriting for the rare … Continue reading

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Review of “Not Really Gone” by Blaire Sharpe

One of the reasons I love reviewing books is that every once in a while I take a chance on something I never would’ve picked up on my own.  Memoirs aren’t my usual thing.  But, I’m so glad I agreed … Continue reading

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#TheFourFriday – Christian’s Role

Every Friday, I’m posting something about how the real life “The Four” overlap with the fictional four Kota Warriors. As some of you know, The Kota Series is based on what “The Four” (myself, my brother, and our childhood best friends … Continue reading

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Hermithood

It’s that time of year when I typically have had it with winter anyway, but today I’ve spent most of my time eagerly anticipating the moment when the wind is going to finish tearing off my neighbor’s screen door so … Continue reading

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My brother’s first songs

[This Thanksgiving, my mom and I sat at the kitchen table listening to the cassette tape she’d recorded between 1985-1988 of my brother and me saying our ABC’s, singing “Jesus Loves Me,” etc.   It’s amazing to me how early … Continue reading

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