You May Not Be Like Me

I just started reading Braving the Wilderness by Dr. Brené Brown, and after only the first chapter, I’m going to try my best not to essentially plagiarize the whole thing here on my blog. I had one of those moments flipping through the first 28 pages that you hope to have with authors. I felt like…… Continue reading You May Not Be Like Me

Practice Makes…

Many people would finish this sentence with the word perfect. I can’t, however, bring myself to do that. Practice makes…well…something. Gosh, I really hate practice. That is a strong word, hate. So maybe I’ll say something like loathe, or detest, or despise. I started out my musical endeavors as most kids do, tickling the ivories. My grandparents paid for lessons…… Continue reading Practice Makes…

Fear

If you’re a creative type, you may, like me, start new projects with all the determination your heart and soul can muster. I tend to see the world like a room-size painting at some fancy museum. I stand back and look at all the parts working together. I see what could be missing and then…… Continue reading Fear