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Down The Rabbit Hole for Christmas

It's been a cold and sunny December so far at my house. I like these days because being outside in them is so stimulating. Sadly, I'm only seeing fragments through the window of my basement apartment because I've been down the rabbit hole working on new songs. When your in that place, all you can do is madly compose for days on end and when absolutely necessary, you come up for a snack. It's fun,...

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We Are All Disabled - Part 16

Don Alder is a musician and partner in a grand adventure - "Man In Motion" that forever changed the way we see disability. He lives alone in a basement suite over run by guitars, note books full of ideas for songs and everywhere, memories of going around the world with his best friend, Rick Hansen.  Some Day I'm Going To Change You, Silly Boy Whether it's really true, or just part of my need to...

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Countdown to Toronto... 1 DAY!!

                                     RSVP "WE"RE GOING TO THE TOP" Struggling with heat, exhaustion and a lingering infection, Rick is overwhelmed by the steepness of the ascent. Amanda searches for a way to help his through the pain.

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Countdown to Toronto ... 2 days to go!!!

RSVP "WE WERE FISHING"  Ivan manoeuvres  Don into remembering the accident that broke Rick's back. It's an uncomfortable memory, but believing the incident  is a big part of his story, the reporter pushes and Don reveals an long buried secret.

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Countdown to Toronto... 3 days!

RSVP!   "THOSE STAIRS AREN'T SUPPOSE TO BE THERE" The Great Wall snakes across the mountains in China's high country. In many places, ancient stone stairs are the only route op to the wall.  Faced with the impossible reality that he can not climb the steep, narrow stone entrance, Rick is quick to frustration. His long held dream hangs in the balance.

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