Just as we are set to officially release the seasonal single 'Street in Winter', a US-based music industry professionals network has given the production high marks! Singer/songwriter Donna Creighton received requests for permission to broadcast, alerting us to the accolades. Special recognition was given to the production of the recording, citing Donna Creighton for Composition/Performance and moi(!)… Continue reading Song Receives Industry Nod!
Home grown superheroes are those whose actions improve the life of one person, the community, the world. While not likely hit by lightening, bitten by a spider or hurled to earth from a far distant galaxy, the home grown superhero has some other motivation to act with consideration of others. They inspire, nurture and build… Continue reading SUPERHERO PROJECT!
"a hilarious, profound and subverting evening of prose and song from among the best!" - Dave Bidini, Bidiniband, the Rheostatics, Author of 11 Books, National Post columnist, and all around great guy! A catchy title isn't it? It can conjure various emotions, heavily influenced by our personal experiences. Some of us will focus on 'heroines',… Continue reading Heroines of the Sexual Gothic
This hot hot hot July weather has insisted a slowing down of the pace of the past busy months. Leaps of Faith require rejuvenation! And I have found it with some dear old friends - namely Emerson, Whitman and, today's favourite, Thoreau. Truly, there is something quite meaningful about sitting in the cool shade of a… Continue reading Sucking out the Marrow!
My recent collaboration with Canadian author Susan Swan has reminded me of the importance of conversation in all stages of creativity - and frankly, in life! Susan and I sat down one snowy February afternoon, to videotape a series of scripted pod casts discussing her process as a writer; what transpired was the most delicious… Continue reading Seeds of Creativity