Author Archives: Ron Giesecke

In which I blatantly borrow my own Amazon review of Erwin McManus’ “The Last Arrow” and post it here.

Three years ago, when I was 47 and contemplating the horizon of my fifth decade on the planet, I had an introspective fit–the kind that proves that encroaching mortality starts to get in your head. Yet, I’m not sure that … Continue reading

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Playing with Eric Martin 

It not everyday that one gets to take a stage with a vocalist whom ranks in my top ten singers. And yet, I get to do it again. For the third time. July 14th, the Throckmorton theatre. Mill Valley, Ca. … Continue reading

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Headed to NAMM

I know. I know. It’s been awhile. Headed to the the 2017 NAMM Show in Anaheim, very early the morning. Just wanted to tell somebody.

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Happy 240 to my country.

In spite of its flaws, it’s the greatest nation on earth.

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To The McCloud River

To this magical place. All I’m sayin . . 

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To the McCloud River 

Tomorrow will be the first holiday within the trout season spectrum that I will actually be able to pick up a fly rod. It’s a big deal to me.  Supposedly, the trout are amenable to being caught. So I’m tying … Continue reading

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That’s right, McCloud. I’m a bum.

 From Facebook live—yesterday. 

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It’s clear to me: Yoda is Rey’s father

So how’s that for clickbait? Okay . . . sorry.  But give me a minute, and maybe that theory could limp out of this conjectural waste of time without falling down. And I don’t care how many prequels or substandard, … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding redux

A few weeks ago, I was standing outside, in  a break area at work, tossing in my harmonies to the rhetorical cantata that was going on at the moment.  My co-worker, Bill, mentioned that before he moved to my area, … Continue reading

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Thinking of a crowdfunding venture

   Making a record isn’t cheap. If you’re doing most of it yourself, it is cheaper. But I need to get the thing polished, mixed, and produced at the end. Not to mention, get myself to South America for a … Continue reading

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