Me and music–what a love story. Ours is a complicated relationship, fraught with drama and pathos. You see, music touches me in some very deep places and sometimes I don’t want to be touched in those places, because they’re just too tender, too vulnerable, too raw. On the other hand, I need music in much the same way I need water, food and sleep–when I’m avoiding my music (my muse?), I lack the energy, focus, strength to create. Obviously, that isn’t good.
Music inspires me. It energizes me. It won’t allow me to check out and avoid my feelings–instead, it… Read More »