Why I believe in Mermaids 

A few years back I wrote a song about a Mermaid for my album. The words of 'Mermaid' are:

Mermaid was swimming in the dark sea 
Seven thousand miles away from me 
She was surrounded by many sailors …

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Why Failure is Your Friend

Let me tell you a story of a little singer-songwriter who embarked on a CD launch and thought that she could fill a 450-person capacity venue with enthusiastic fans of her music. 
She believed the Hollywood-concocted myth from the motion…

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Ellington Song Lounge and Back to the Future Day!

Hello Friend,

21 October 2015 is Marty and Doc Brown in Back to the Future II travel to. So where are the hover boards, self-drying jackets and garbage-fusion generators? Not sure, but here's the Top 10 Worst Back to …Read more

67 Reasons Why You Should be a Duck

You must think that I've lost the plot.

But really, I'm learning how to be more like a duck. Or as my pretty friend (no she's not really my friend lol), Taylor, said ever so wisely, 'shake it off'. 

As…Read more

Happy New Year 2015

Happy 2015!  

I took this picture below this morning at Bondi Beach, Sydney, as I'm here to work on a new song. Excited to be bringing this song to you and its music video in the new year

Author Neil…Read more

NEW SINGLE being recorded!

I've been super busy with life in general but managed to spend some time writing a hot new single that was recorded at Soundbaker Studio recently. It's currently still being mixed and perfected ... so please be patient my little…Read more

I Am Not A Bird

No, not really. In fact, I don't think I'm any kind of winged creature or close to being able to fly. Wish I could sometimes. Don't we all?

"I am not a bird" is the first lyric line in…Read more

#2 on the Triple J Unearthed Pop Chart!

As I write this my song, A Thousand Days, is #2 on the Triple J Unearthed Pop Chart! And #10 on the overall Unearthed Chart! 'A Thousand Days' jumped 61 places within a week! And it's made…Read more

Landscape of Mistletoe

Little known facts about Mistletoe

(Thank you fount of all wisdom, the Internet)

Phoradendron, the scientific name for American mistletoe, means "thief of the tree" in Greek. Although not a true parasite in scientific terms, mistletoe comes…Read more