The Making Of 1,2,1,2

In about 2008 I realised that if I was ever going to be truly happy, I needed to follow my heart and do what I was really passionate about. This is a bit weird considering I had been working for myself in the music industry full-time since 1995! The truth is that by...

Just How Did I Get Here?

When I left school, I had only been playing music for 2 years. To me at least, it does seem odd therefore that 7 years later I was running a business managing artists all on my own. So how did that happen? Like a lot of what happened in the early years of adulthood...

So Long And Thanks For The Fish

(apologies to Douglas Adams) I have been back in Johannesburg from my last round of travels since 2003. When I got here, I hadn’t lived in the city for nearly 7 years. I loved being back. The energy, the change I saw from the late 90’s to the early 2000’s. But the...

FREE Workshops on Creative Writing

WITS Writing Centre has organised a 4-session series of workshops with yours truly… I am pretty excited about it cos this is where my fiction writing story starts, at WITS with David Medalie Since then I have published 6 books, both through publishers and...

2012 Gratitude Blog

So, the world didn’t end on 21 December and I for one am pretty grateful for that. I mean on one level it would have been pretty neat and symmetrical, not requiring certain things to be worked out. But I have big plans for 2013 so, all in all, I am really pleased to...