A look back at young Will

I’ve had a little trouble writing recently. I don’t think that comes as a surprise to anyone. So I decided to write something that was a little self-indulgent. Something that would make me feel good. I was happiest when I was writing Will, so I returned to him. This is just a little short story […]

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Excerpt: In the Wake of Wanting – “Duct Tape”

Hey, everyone… I’ve got a little something-something for y’all: a little dialogue between Trey, now a sophomore at Columbia, and a freshman writer that he works with on the school paper. I’m also thinking of a release date around October 27th-ish? I’ll pick an official date really soon, I promise. Downstairs, I see my partner […]

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Love Will lyrics: My Sol

This one’s kind of self-explanatory, so I’ll let the song speak for itself.  **SPOILER ALERT** My Sol Another month passes I see you in my mind’s eye My thoughts a million miles away A galaxy between us Or so it seems You couldn’t be farther from me. I stare out at the ocean Looking in […]

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Love Will lyrics: Hey, Hampton

After a night watching one of his bandmate’s kids, Will has a change of heart about having children of his own someday. Hey, Hampton Hey, Hampton What a friend I have made today Say, Hampton Oh, how I’ve been led astray But you showed me the way Hey, Hampton For years I’ve lived in dread […]

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Love Will lyrics: Harness

This song was only mentioned in passing, and only part of the lyrics were written. The song was written a couple years ago, in Will’s more promiscuous days. Harness Bucking, wild, can’t rein me in Sultry, sweet, the taste of sin Flee each night from where I’ve been No harness made will hold me And she […]

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Love Will lyrics: Oleander Petals

Will’s relationship with his mom was bad, but the one with his dad has been virtually non-existent… and a few months ago, when William (Sr.) found out that Will’s brother Max was gay, he wanted nothing to do with his sons at all. Well, Will wasn’t going to let him have the final word. Not […]

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Love Will lyrics: Restart

This song tells the story of how Will and Shea met, and the moment he fell in love with her. Restart Another restive night Like an eight-hour cyclone This solitary plight A phase I’ve not outgrown A carousel of notions I’m powered by the sun But just go through the motions And then at dusk, I’m […]

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