Author Archives: Cindo Santos

About Cindo Santos

I am a songwriter, guitarist, singer, performer, a human and social commentator, a fellow traveller. My act is taking off!

Why don’t I ever see the glass is half empty?

You know, I’ve noticed that I have some kind of a filter that only allows me to see the good things that happen to me in life. I tend to disregard what goes bad, to see only new opportunities when … Continue reading

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What do young people have in common with old people?

Neither gives a fuck!

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California Dreamin’ or Oblivious & Delusional

I’m on my way to Cali Dec. 14th to Jan 5th to finish recording and producing my next and final four songs for my EP 2020 (out hmm around March, 2020, duh). I realized something odd, all the people I … Continue reading

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Yes, I absolutely want it badly!

I remember reading a year or two ago, while I was still questioning, was unsure of jumping fully into this music business as performing artist and all that, that one of the personal ingredients you really need is wanting it, … Continue reading

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Your production quality is inversely proportional to the distance between your butt and the chair

I started working on my next (second) song Whole Lotta Trouble yesterday. Keep in mind, all songs I work on already have a finished lyric and music, it’s a question of producing them. And I’m backlogged! So, inspired by the … Continue reading

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Just found this from 2010

As I’m revamping all my websites and social media presence, I just realized this was the content of my About section in my blog: ” Truth be told, I have a daytime job and limited time for posting and all … Continue reading

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Not knowing what to do is as bad as having too many things to do! (This is great news!)

And another thing. I started writing this in my Notes under Blog 2019. Do you know how many insights I’ve had in life which are meant to be posted, but they are – sad little things, dozens or more of … Continue reading

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Don’t Plan; Just Do It!

Diving deeper, busier, into my career, I realized this morning, just as I’m getting out of bed (ooh, that’s the name of one of my songs) that I have to change my creative paradigm from putting away ideas into finishing … Continue reading

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First, they found water on Mars

First, they found water, ice as it was, on Mars.Then they found gold, a rush to a new start.The West is long gone and on fire,Now we have a new frontier.Humans in their spaceships, carrying spears.

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Shaunna Hall – Summer of Love & My hometown Coimbra, Portugal

Wow, It’s been half a century since the Summer of Love.  As luck would have it (as usual?), I was there to celebrate it earlier this summer with my friend Suzanne who I hadn’t seen in 20 years and my … Continue reading

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