The Composition of My Faith

The Evening Swan by Akiane Kramarik (age 9) I’m just going to lay it all out there… I’m a Christian author-man who refuses to write Christian books.  Blunt sermons don’t make powerful fiction.   This is why I choose instead, to write a good story.  This does not mean I will ignore my faith.  It will…

5 Minute Piano Lessons: How to Play Chords

Photo by Mike Hulsebus Remember, chords are made of intervals stacked on top of each other.  Most beautiful chords are intervals of thirds.  Last lesson we learned of what makes a C Major chord.  Now we will learn how to play it properly. Pesky little 4 finger Unless you’ve been practicing the C Major scale…

The Last Book I Read?

The last real book I read was Ray Bradbury’s Fahrenheit 451. Protagonist, Guy Montag, fights against a dystopian world gone mad: firemen using flamethrowers, robot dogs chasing the innocent, and books burnt to a crisp by an ignorant public going the way of underrated film, Idiocracy. A chilling look into Idiocracy‘s dumbstopian future. Bradbury’s story…

Video Game Fanart to Die For

While surfing the web for some cool waves, I ran across a rather awesome thread on NeoGAF completely dedicated to video game fanart.  If you love great art and games, take the time and check it out.  Be prepared to drop your jaw. Here are some of my favorites.

5 Minute Piano Lessons: Basic Fingering

This picture demonstrates proper rounded fingering As a teacher of twenty five students, I highly recommend private lessons.  For those on the go, wishing to learn what they can, this is the place for you. It takes years of study to play the piano correctly.  I will only be touching on the finer points here. …

Announcement : Void Voyage 1 is Comming Soon!

Art by Danyasaur It started with a simple idea really.  One city-sized ship leaves the solar system to explore the stars.  Men and women live, and die aboard it.  Their children’s children will be born before they reach one of many interstellar destinations.  In this way I imagine mankind might explore the heavens. I spoke…