Life is a journey that bends with our vibes.
Music prods a playful sense of wonder.
I cherish the sharing of tones and playful pokes at the fabric of experience.
When my heart is open, I can walk through doors previously unseen.
We all can.
A TIMELINE OF CREATIVE PURSUITS
1983: Born in Winterset, Iowa
1999-2010: Led Iowa punk rockers Funks G
2011: Worked as a Wilderness Therapy Counselor in Vermont and released Songs from the North Country
2012: Released William Borg Schmitt and performed a month long tour of the Midwest, Northeast and Southeast in the Fall
2013: Thru Hiked the Appalachian Trail
2014: Released Whispering Willows and completed 15 date March North tour of the East Coast
2015: Documented the California section of the Pacific Crest Trail at YourHappyWanderer.com
2016: 25 date Pacific Northwest Residency, 48 date Spirit of Chautauqua Iowa tour, and completed the Oregon section of the PCT
2017: Released Riches are Free and walked the Washington section of the PCT
2018: Released a Song of the Week for 24 consecutive weeks for World Food Program donations and toured the Midwest, Northeast and Southeast in the Summer
2019: Released Ephemeral Parade and toured the Midwest, Northeast and Southeast in the Fall
2020: Opened Dragon Well Tea Shop in North Adams, MA and performing regionally
"And no matter what happens
in our times apart
Remember you always have
a song in your heart"