Get On With It

Writing and drawings about work, family and the stuff in-between

Category: Miscellaneous

  • My favorite albums of June 2022

    My favorite albums of June 2022

    I love searching out new music. June felt like a bit of a slow month in that regard but I still found plenty to share. Here are my favorite album discoveries from the past month.

  • Sleeping giants (a painting)

    Sleeping giants (a painting)

    Here, check out this little painting I did a few days ago.

  • My favorite albums of May 2022

    My favorite albums of May 2022

    You like new music? Me too. Here are my favorite new or new-to-me albums from May 2022. Check out past editions and my right about now playlist for more.

  • Choose yourself

    Choose yourself

    I remember when this song came out. I heard it first on KEXP on my regular drive into work, the morning show DJ John Richards playing it twice in a row (as he is known to do with new tracks that he loves) and most mornings after that. It perfectly encapsulated a lot of the […]

  • My favorite albums of April 2022

    My favorite albums of April 2022

    I love discovering new music and, if you like discovering new music, I think that’s cool and we should probably hang out. Here are my favorite new or new-to-me albums from April 2022 (or check out past editions).

  • Plants can grow metal, perhaps we have something to learn from them?

    Plants can grow metal, perhaps we have something to learn from them?

    “Rather than human intelligence being unique or the peak of some graduated curve, there appear to be many different kinds of intelligence with their own strengths, competencies and suitabilities”.

  • Grizzly country

    Grizzly country

    I came across the following accounts about grizzly bears while reading Coming Into the Country by John McPhee. In the cozy confines of working remotely in my cushy desk job, the thought of encountering a bear on a mountain doesn’t cross my mind very often. Even in the most remote places I’ve been in Scotland, […]

  • My favorite albums of March 2022

    My favorite albums of March 2022

    March was a challenging month for me and my music selections below seemed to flow from that starting point. Maybe I was using music to process things or to escape things. Either way, music heals and this month didn’t disappoint. Here are my favorite albums from March 2022, featuring Raw Poetic, Elzhi, Koffee + more […]