“Exploring Our National Parks Volume 1” takes listeners into five parks around the United States through the sounds of author and musician Michael Finney. The soundtrack is available via the music distribution platform, Bandcamp for $2.99.

Finney remarked, “It has been great to expand this project and find channels to continue releasing components related to ‘Exploring Our National Parks’. I’m really pleased to be making the soundtrack available to fans of the project because it includes tracks that were composed over the last few years which were written specifically for this project”

This project started years ago when the author…


Earlier this year Amazon Prime Video announced that they were changing their policy regarding unsolicited licensing submissions for non-fiction and short form content. There is now room for an indie film and streaming video provider that gives directors and producers a platform to distribute their work and get paid.

Streamanity meets all these requirements and adds an extra bonus, you get paid in bitcoin. While major streaming platforms like Hulu, HBO, Disney, YouTube and others restrict independent filmmakers from distributing and monetizing, Streamanity is giving them channels to build an audience.


During the spring, there occurs a great northern migration across the North American continent. While plenty of animals are making their way, it is the blooming of morel mushrooms that pulls myself and a few friends into the woods between April and June.

Though I had heard of this type of fungus about eight or nine years ago, this is only my third season tracking them for myself. Fact is, I don’t really like mushrooms. Morels are the few variants that I will cook and eat. …


The “Exploring Our National Parks Volume 1” audiobook takes listeners through nine parks around the United States through the eyes of author and documentarian Michael Finney. This is Mr. Finney’s second book he has performed and self-published via Audible.

“This has been a passion project I started a few years ago. As I keep learning, it continues to grow in new directions”, he said before adding, “It was really great to voice and produce the audio version through the winter of early 2021.”

This project started years ago when the author began traveling the country and visiting these locations while…


The “Exploring Our National Parks Volume 1” audiobook takes listeners through nine parks around the United States through the eyes of author and documentarian Michael Finney. This is Mr. Finney’s second book he has performed and self-published via Apple Books and iTunes.

“This has been a passion project I started a few years ago. As I keep learning, it continues to grow in new directions”, he said before adding, “It was really great to voice and produce the audio version through the winter of early 2021.”

This project started years ago when the author began traveling the country and visiting…


“1893 Chicago’s Columbian Exposition” represents a collection of works, most notably a book and documentary film that are available on Amazon. There are a number of book and video versions available across the Web as well as merchandise and a film soundtrack on Bandcamp. The Chicago 1893 project spans across a variety of media formats because it can be expressed in so many different ways. Though this wasn’t my intention when I initially began posting about it in the summer of 2018. …

Michael Finney

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