• News

    October 2021 Update

    Hello everyone! All is still pretty quiet on this front, but I am about to change that. Let’s get into what’s going on! Music This pandemic has really put a kibosh on performing live, something I haven’t done in over 18 months, and I gotta tell you – I miss performing! I miss performing so much in fact that I’m working on producing videos for both my YouTube channel and TikTok account. Yes that’s right, I’m now on TikTok, as much as I had tried to avoid it in the past, it has now become a realization that if I want to get in front of a lot of people,…

  • News

    August 2021 Update

    Competitions I decided not to participate in the Homegrown Singer competition this year. Last year they were not going to implement any safety measures for the contestants so I withdrew from the competition, then a week or so later they…

  • Musings

    A Perfect 10

    Sometimes I let my mind drift way back in time, and I often reflect on those things that hadn’t really thought about for 30+ years. Some good memories float about, some bad ones sneak in, but there’s no reason to…

  • Musings

    Country Roads

    It has been very difficult over the years to keep passionate about music – creating it, singing it, finding the joy in it. Bringing to life something that is truly your creation can be both challenging and rewarding, and when…

  • News

    August 2019 Update, Part 1

    Missouri State Fair Homegrown Singer Competition, Preliminary Round (August 11, 2019) It rained most of the morning and into the beginning of the afternoon. After that the sun came out and the oppressive mugginess that is Missouri summertime reared its…

  • News

    August 2019 Update, Part 2

    Missouri State Fair Homegrown Singer Competition, Semifinal Round (August 15, 2019) It was a bit muggy and overcast on Thursday, but it did keep the oppressive humidity down to a dull roar. I was able to park closer to the…

  • News

    August 2019 Update, Part 3

    This post is going to sound very bitter, and I won’t apologize for it. I have lost with grace before, but not this year. Once again, the judges got it completely wrong for whom they chose as the winner yesterday.…

  • News

    July 2019 Update

    Disclaimer: I am not trying to sell anything with this post. These are my observations about what’s been going on with me and the steps I’m taking to change my situation. Things are changing at the beginning of this month.…

  • News

    June 2019 Update

    Hello everyone! Thank you so much for your patience as I transition back into music. Recovery Road’s a long one, but I’m getting stronger every day. Missouri State Fair Homegrown SingerI have been invited to perform in the Missouri State…

  • Musings

    My Very First Sword Experience

    I found out about The Sword Experience in the normal route: I was binge watching Highlander on Amazon Prime then thought to myself “I wonder what Adrian Paul’s up to these days.” A few Googles here and there and in…

  • News

    Relaunching the site

    Hello everyone! I am attempting to relaunch my website, so please be patient as I get everything back online. I’ve had some health setbacks which caused me to exit from performing, but I’m finally getting back to the right side…