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You know, there was no way I was getting on that roller-coaster with my son, but I have to say, it was a delight to see that face. Delight, not terror. Joy, not fear. I wonder if I can be fearless like that about life. Okay, I can't ride a roller-coaster, that's not ever happening … Continue reading Are you fearless?
As I type this, it's drizzling and dreary in Western PA where I live, and no doubt many are right now complaining that they can't do this or that because of the weather. Or just generally allowing the weather to dictate their feelings. We complain when it's too hot. When it's too cold. When it … Continue reading Why do we complain about the weather?
I was at a pow wow yesterday... I'm sure this man is probably just an ordinary guy like you or me during the week and when not in full ceremonial dress, but this particular weekend, regaled in what can only be described as "all the eagle feathers in the world", he looked magnificent, he danced … Continue reading All the Eagle Feathers in the World
We all have those "greatest days". Not just one (if you're fortunate), but many through your life. Monday was one of my top 3 for sure. My wife and I adopted a child. He had been in our home as a foster child for about 20 months, and now he's legally my son. As the … Continue reading Greatest Day
Are you doing the things you should? Are you believing the things you should? Are you sure they're true? When was the last time you checked? And if you are sure, who are you telling? Who did you tell today?
I know of a lot of musicians who've never played outside their bedroom or basement, but could. Some of these guys have dizzying arrays of guitars and gear. I'm talking about well into five figures sometimes, and occasionally six. They really enjoy their "hobby" but don't interact with other musicians at all. Me... I'd rather … Continue reading Get Out There