New Art & Poetry: February Joy and Morning Glory

It’s February… Last month (and this year) began in the most cinematic way possible – a way that inspired joyous art and life. Then, clouds moved in to rest before the sun – and that shadow was cast into my work. From there, the rain stopped and a fire was sparked, its flame slowly began to grow…

The 2013 Bobby-james Awards: Music + Top 50 Songs

This year I’ve introduced you to Radio Bobby – but that wasn’t until this past summer.  Radio Bobby is my way of sharing what I think are the week’s best new music releases – but that has no indication on how things wind up for a Top 50 countdown at the end of the year. …

The 2012 Bobby-james Awards: Music + Top 50 Songs

There have been some major hits and misses in music this year – and then again, there were some major hits that were just terrible misses, despite being hits (see “Call Me Maybe,” “Gangnam Style,” Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber, etc.).  This marks the sixth year I’ve done year-end “Best Of” with music and the first…