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July 12, 2017

With Lynn Miles

Three tremendous days in the studio with Lynn Miles recording some of our co-writes. What a total pleasure to toss these tunes around and see them land exactly where we aimed. And, of course, there’s Jamie Robinson who never, ever disappoints. Some days are diamonds.

June 12, 2017

The Human Heart

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March 15, 2017

The Road To Stanfest

The Road To Stanfest If you write, go and get better. If you want to write, go and learn. If you’re mildly interested, go, meet, learn and start writing. Featuring:Group sessions, one-on-one, morning talks from instructors. Featuring further : three homemade meals a day. After hour jams. The beautiful heritage Sherbrooke Village https://sherbrookevillage.novascotia.ca/. Fantastic coffee place for […]

March 15, 2017

The Road To Stanfest

My favourite job. 2017 Songwriters Poster

March 15, 2017

The new business etiquette, apparently

I try to take the high road, but sometimes it’s impossible. I’ll just leave it at that. I try to do these things, too: Answer my emails, especially if they’re business related. I realize that sometimes someone else’s plans and/or schedules depend on getting information in a timely way. And, it’s common courtesy. Not bully […]

December 13, 2016

My Christmas Reprise

The end of another lightening fast year.  A lot more silver threads among the gold (not that my hair was gold). My skin, doughier and slipping its mooring. My drooping left eyelid and the drooping left side of my lip are more and more…well, droopy.  And so another Christmas, my 62nd or 63rd. And once […]

November 08, 2016

The Road to Stanfest

I don’t know how I neglected to post this, but better late than never, I guess. I’m overdue in reporting on my week as an instructor at The Road to Stanfest Songwriting Camp. Wow. What a year. The other instructors were sharp and funny and kind and smart, smart, smart. Doris Mason, Kim Dunn, Thom […]

September 28, 2016

Deep, deep roots

What a great Festival, this Deep Roots in Wolfville. Here we are on the mainstage Friday night. Fun, but for me, the highlights were the workshops and the Sunday morning tribute to Ron Hynes. Lennie Gallant, me, Cindy, Jill and Matthew Barber, Kim Dunn, and Jamie Robinson lending a helping hand on guitar. Emotional, funny, […]

September 21, 2016

ROCA House

Thank you all who came out to ROCA in Thursday night. We were knocked out by the numbers and the incredible response. Robert Campbell and Cailin Marie Green are heroes. What they bring to the arts scene here is welcome and necessary. Folks give the artists applause, but places like this give artists their livelihood. Bravo, […]

September 07, 2016

Susan Crowe, Church: The Club House, Sailor’s Trail

Folks, happy to finally let you know about our Sailor’s Trail clubhouse concert on September 30th in Eastern Passage arranged by my elementary, grade and high school friend Pam (White) Martin (about 55 years of knowing each other…amazing). Have dinner first at Fisherman’s Cove and then stroll down to the concert. There are no tickets […]