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In Defense of the Dance Major

Several months ago, I heard two interesting reports from NPR’s Planet Money team that focused on college majors and jobs – why people decide to pursue particular tracks of studies and the careers they hold as a result  As might be expected from a program entitled “Planet Money,” both of the these reports focused heavily on the economics of such decisions. 1,956 more words

Kristen Chapman Gibbons reblogged this on Big Blue Dot Y'all and commented:

One of the reasons I love this piece is that it emphasizes something I've come to learn in my own life -- creative people have a tremendous amount of knowledge and skill to bring to the job market. It most certainly is not frivolous.

education & social media | making the connection

I’m sure in school as a kid you wished you could learn about things YOU were interested in instead of what the state said you had to. 233 more words

Australia Update!

A huge apology for the delay in updating the blog with my current writing projects in Australia. Despite me promising to write as frequently as possible about Aus, it took me longer than expected to finally get myself settled and back into putting pen to paper. 300 more words

Published Articles

New Music is Sprouting!

I am watching the newly green trees sway in the breeze and grooving to this marvelous new record from my neighbor, singer, songwriter, mother, baker, physical therapist, gardener, and all-around amazing woman: Lynn Hollyfield. 110 more words

Art

happy enough masochists

there is no compelling narcissistic involvement in observing the vagaries of a craving consumerist heart that wants and wants anything and anyone.

its blinding obsessions tire, its enervating ignorance destroys and its self-destructive obduracy blinds. 169 more words

Joy And Beauty

Ernst van Biljon

I am a Freelance Photographer based in Woodhill Golf Estate, Pretoria.

I studied Photography at Vega School of Brand Leadership for 2 years, which led me to the creation of my own photographic company called, … 508 more words