2014 Songwriting Competition

A few weeks ago I posted that I was a finalist in the Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival (SMSWF) songwriting competition this year. I’m honored to announce that I won the grand prize! My songs were up against about twenty other songs in various categories: Bluegrass, Country, Gospel, Folk and Pop/Rock. “Long Time to Be Nowhere” won third and “The Music Doesn’t Judge… Read more →

I’m Frettie’s Featured Songwriter!

I’m super excited to be August 2014’s Featured Songwriter on! Thanx Frettie, it’s an honor! Check out the interview here! Frettie is an online community of songwriters. The site is used to post your songs and get critiques from other songwriters. It’s a great way to help sharpen your skills, especially if you don’t belong to a local songwriting… Read more →


When I was about 16 years old I was part of a band. That band made a few recordings thatI was also a part of. That was many years ago, and since then, I have not officially been in a studio to record anything else till now. My recent Indiegogo campaign was to raise money for a recording of one… Read more →

Only YOU Can Help!

It’s live! Yes, I’ve started my fundraising campaign today. To check out the campaign, click here. I’m recording a song (or two, if things go real well). There’s still time to vote for the song you like the best right here. Here are three things I ask that you do to help: 1) Contribute (But, that’s a no-brainer) 2) Share… Read more →

2 Days, 1 Wish

Just 2 days left till I officially launch my fundraising campaign. Please check back soon. I know that our success relies on the help of others, so your contribution is greatly appreciated. I will keep you informed when it launches. Please spread the word for me. I can’t do it alone! PS. Don’t forget to add your email to my… Read more →

Almost There!!

I’m excited because I decided to launch my fundraising campaign this coming Monday, March 10th, 2014. The campaign is to raise money to professionally record one of my best songs. I’m going to need quite a few people to help me out. If you can’t contribute, you can still help tremendously by sharing this post on Facebook, Twitter, through email… Read more →

Coming Soon…

That’s right, I’m starting my very own crowd sourcing campaign. And, what am I funding? A professionally recorded song. That’s it! If you want to get in on it, just check back here soon. Add your email to my email list and I’ll let you know when it launches! [mc4wp_form] Read more →