Junkyard Heartstrings

What The Hell Have I

What The Hell Have I

A friend recently reminded me that I have this blog and he does like to read what I put on here. Never one to disappoint, it seemed opportune to address the serious neglect that this site regularly suffers from due…

Out On The Weekend

Out On The Weekend

The weekend before last was grounding. A few weeks ago Heidi had a health scare with a low platelet count. She’s fine now and slowly being weaned off medications, but that experience really affected us, more than I think we…

Sideways in Reverse

Sideways in Reverse

An objective we strive for on this blog is honesty and transparency; to share how we walk through our lives, what feelings and thoughts accompany us along the way, and which approaches we choose to embrace. For that to work,…

Upgrading to Junkyard Heartstrings 2.0

Upgrading to Junkyard Heartstrings 2.0

On Sunday it’s going to be the official one year anniversary of Junkyard Heartstrings, marking the first complete show we played at The Stomping Ground. While I’ve intimated the direction we are aiming to head in with regards to writing…

Junkyard Heartstrings: At the End of Year One

Junkyard Heartstrings: At the End of Year One

The conclusion of the calendar year provides us all with a convenient point at which to look back. Even before we reached the end of December, Heidi and I have spent many hours reflecting on the creation of our band,…

Unintentional Summer Hiatus

Unintentional Summer Hiatus

It’s good to write a new post after a long seasonal break. As the title suggests, this wasn’t planned but we’ve certainly been investing our time in many other activities. With school ramping up and Fall right around the corner,…

Fortunately, Unfortunately

Fortunately, Unfortunately

Other preoccupations have taken up our time and energy which, unfortunately, has led to some neglect of the blog.  Fortunately, I hope to amend that in the coming weeks (and years) hereafter. We had a busy weekend filled with a…