The Thoughts On Life BlogFrom Where I Sit, are Richard’s written thoughts, looking at life from a retired point of view. He talks about how things have changed, both for the good and bad, since he was a younger man and how he sees things going forward in the future.  Topics include music, songwriting, finance, technology,  and as the title says, thoughts on life.  

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In Memory Of Nathan

In Memory of Nathan Oct..25/75 – May 22/91 I heard it said that grief is the price we pay for loving someone. I think there

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Shelter From The Storm

Shelter From The Storm is my latest song release. It’s available on all major music platforms. Hear it below. Original SongsUkulele InspirationsUkulele TutorialsThoughts On Life

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Music Industry Stats

Music Industry Stats I have been getting emails from Chartmetric for about a year. All I know about them, is they gather statistics about music.

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Filmmakers Song Ideas

Stories Behind The Songs There are stories behind songs that songwriters write. Some songs may be the result of life experiences, and some may be

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Bring On Another Thou 2

Song Background for –  Bring On Another Thou (thousand) In 1997, after having sold our Insurance Agency, we had moved from Winnipeg, MB to Victoria,

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Bring On Another Thou

My Latest Release is – Bring On Another Thou ( thousand ) .    Take a listen on the Spotify Preview below.  Original SongsUkulele InspirationsUkulele

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Thinking About AI

I think we have all been hearing about AI, which stands for Artificial Intelligence. My first thought was, I am a retired guy, I don’t

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How Did I Get Here ?

My friend Greg Dixon from MerrittStories.ca,  did a story video with me.  Click the picture below to watch the videos on his webpage.  Original SongsUkulele

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Grief Songs

The following songs are original songs released on my albums over the last few years. Grief Songs Playlist We all listen to m usic, but

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Album Audio Preview

They’re Not Making Land Anymore Album Audio Preview  The media player below will allow you to listen to a minute or so of  this 10

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Storytelling Through Music

Storytelling Through Music This article appeared in the Merritt Herald on Jan.4/24 Laisa Conde – REPORTER@MERRITTHERALD.COM In a musical landscape dominated by love ballads and

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