An acapella African thunderstorm like no other

The Angel City Chorale based in Las Angeles performs an acapella rendition of Toto’s Africa that will make you cry, reminisce and sing at the same time.  As you listen you find yourself shedding a silent tear at the sheer beauty of the performance whilst swaying to and fro from the tranquil melody, and smiling…

In Remembrance of my Brother, Bobby

19 November 1991….20 years ago, a knock on the door by an official changed our lives forever. Today marks the 20th anniversary of my brother’s death.  Looking back, it’s surreal to believe two decades have passed since we said goodbye, in the literal sense … a telephone conversation ending with ‘bye and I love you’.  What…

Powerful Sway of Words

Life is a rollercoaster of emotions and events, some good, some bad, some euphoric and some truly soul destroying, and what doesn’t kill you is bound to make you stronger.  What they don’t tell you is the suffering you endure in the process slowly eating away a little part of your soul and your heart, leaving…

Lead a Double Life

About an hour and a half north west of Melbourne, Victoria,  Australia, lays the most charming village called Daylesford, nestled in a region well known for its outstanding food and wine and boasts the highest concentration of natural mineral springs.

My Leap into the Musical World of Acoustic Sounds

“Music is to the soul what words are to the mind” For as long as I can remember, I’ve had a longing to learn how to play the piano or guitar.  Of course asking mom to invest in said instrument, which could very likely be a typical teenage phase, seemed a bit extreme and never quite…