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The Gift of a Musical Upbringing

When I was growing up, I was surrounded by music. Both my mom and dad sing. Back then, they were in church choir, a local Pops chorus, and my dad also sang barbershop – both in a chorus and a quartet. My sister and I both took piano lessons when we were little. We also …

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The Side Effects of Quitting

Yesterday I posted about why we write. Today, I want to talk about why we don’t write. There can be as many reasons why people don’t put words to paper as there are for why we do, and just as many as to why we stop sometimes. There are people who say that writers write; …

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