For the past several months, I have been trying my hand at interviewing some of the fascinating and wonderful people that I meet on my travels. Let me say first and foremost that I have a long way to go on my interview skills. I will be the first to admit it. After doing a couple of these, I have realized that I need to be more prepared and do a bit more research when I sit down and interview someone. So far, most of my interviews, like this one, have been spur of the moment and off the cuff. Thanks for bearing with me, I promise it will get better.
That said, today I am in Oakland, California and my guest is Clay Smith. He and his wife, Sara have made some very practical and unique lifestyle choices which I happen to greatly admire. Clay is also the production manager for the Bay Area’s very own all-male a cappella chorus singing only Leonard Cohen songs: