Reading list 2014

What I read in 2014. Winston Churchill: A Life (Penguin Lives)– John Keegan Zarrella’s Hierarchy of Contagiousness: The Science, Design, and Engineering of Contagious Ideas– Dan Zarrella Choose Yourself! – James Altucher Positioning – Al Ries and Jack Trout The shape of design – Frank Chimero Complete guide to money …

The magic of the guitar

My daughter is a fan of the boy band One Direction (and has managed to turn our household into ‘1D’ fans). I’m a lover of music past and present, but at heart I’m a die hard rock guitar guy – specifically electric guitar, and like most guys in my age group, I still …

Slaying the dragon drawing

I started the above dragon-guitar (for lack of a better description) drawing several months ago, made some progress and then stopped working on it for some very legitimate reasons; laziness, procrastination, fear, and just not wanting to deal with it. In short, I was avoiding it because I was afraid …