Who wants to love somebody like me?

It was a gathering at my grandparents house, there was plenty of people around to keep me distracted, but I of course couldn’t resist the urge to fall into one of my many daydreams. Slowly my eyes began to fixate on my Nana’s face, her features, then the colors that started to blur in and […]

For you are a magnet, and I am steel

  In 1976 I was living in Pomona, California and I had a notion to write a song with the ‘stroll’ beat (made famous by Chuck Willis) and so began the rough outline of what was tentatively called ‘Don’t Turn Away Now.’ Now, this was also at the time of putting together my first album, […]