How To Get Over A Break Up | Practical Actions That Work.

How To Get Over A Break Up | Practical Actions That Work.

The backstory to my song “Dawn Of A New Day”, now streaming on Spotify, is all about getting over a break up. Getting over divorce, actually. It’s true that time heals all wounds. That may sound trite. But it’s true. With that said, there are actions you can take right now to get you moving…
How To Get Out Of Your Own Way

How To Get Out Of Your Own Way

Truly life blasts into an entirely new dimension when we identify and exterminate the things that are holding us back.   In this episode of The Backstory: My Life In A Lyric, I offer three tips on how to break down the barriers between you and your greatest successes.
Healing Sexual Shame & Building Self-Esteem

Healing Sexual Shame & Building Self-Esteem

There’s a song called Summer Rain on my new album Liberated.  It’s an easy, feel-good song about having intimacy with someone that you’re falling in love with for the very first time.  For me, it was a very important song to write as I have a history of sexual shame.  A lot of us do. …
THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN INFATUATION AND REAL LOVE

THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN INFATUATION AND REAL LOVE

My song Best Day Ever appears to be just another happy, hooky song about falling in love. But the backstory is that it was inspired by my infatuation with someone I had no business being with. In hindsight, I wish I would have known the difference between infatuation and real love. I’ve come up with…
GAG REEL – Levi Kreis & Ty Herndon On-Set

GAG REEL – Levi Kreis & Ty Herndon On-Set

As deep as our one hour interview special became, I don’t think either Ty nor myself are capable of taking anything too seriously.  Check out all the silliness, the singing, and my OCD getting the better of me.
Defining The Inner Circle: Patreon

Defining The Inner Circle: Patreon

I meet more and more singer-songwriters who went to college for a degree in audio and video production.  It’s common knowledge now – to a social media audience, a young artist’s ability to create engaging video content is arguably more important than the actual music.  Quincy Jones recently gave a staggeringly truthful article about the…
There’s A Fire In You

There’s A Fire In You

There’s a fire in you that no past can put out. For those of you who reside in the north, or those of you who share my northern European heritage, this is a sacred time of year.  The dark, icy tendrils of winter still grip the land, but we anticipate it’s harshness coming to an…