Exit stage left

Who will you blame when you’ve shut everyone out when no scapegoat is left the tar and feathers run dry? When it’s all been taken from you by those you trusted who told you everything was safe in their hands? When alone on your island hollow memories times...

Words: Beyond

She’s an oil painting red rose bleeding saffron Sunsets burning all fire chaotic tranquility The day’s end beyond watered horizons Her frame but a universe beyond galaxies [I have no idea where this came from this morning, it just started speaking to...

Some things for you to ignore

Because right now, in all honesty, I’m tired of self-promotion and trying to persuade you to read/listen/enjoy anything I’ve put into the world. So go ahead, please ignore… Novels Escalation Family Rules Karaoke Criminals Do Sparrows Eat Butterflies?...
What's Playing?

What's Playing?

Being an independent consultant, I often have to be where my clients are, which recently has involved a lot of driving. I’ve always enjoyed being on the road – when I’m in song-crafting mode, I’ll often have my bed tracks on to sing along with;...

Busy, busy, busy

Those who follow these things will have noticed that it’s been quiet here at VinceT.net for the past little while. The reason is simple – I’ve been very, very busy. The good kind of busy; the kind of busy I thoroughly enjoy. Since October, I [and my...

Feel

Now, more than ever I think, we are at the mercy of how others make us feel.  Think marketers forcing our compulsive purchase by stimulating fear of shame. Think comedians encouraging us to laugh at another’s misfortune. Think of monied interests convincing...