“The personifying hook, the well-crafted melody and original lyric meshes together effortlessly. The well-crafted combination of these elements artistically conveys the spiritual passion of the singer. Beautiful work . . . .”
"Story Of Our Lives was 1st Place Winner of this year’s Austin Songwriter’s Group song contest in the Inspirational category."
"Austin TX, song writer Mark Herring got his hands on a bottle of Sauce On Purpose... we couldn't have been more filled with joy, laughter, and excitement..." We just celebrated a Limited pre-release of the custom anthem "Bring It! written specifically for the makers of Holy Smokers Sauce in Austin TX. Two versions of this anthem embody the testosterone of a soccer match and head-bob swing of a sing-along while the melody remains solid.
“The melodic phrasing and vocal arrangement is fantastic! ... this piece stands out!” Story Of Our Lives was a Finalist in the 2013 Great American (International) Song Contest. Only 100 Finalists were chosen from songs submitted by 1600 songwriters representing 43 different countries.”