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A Cappella: Bastille: "Pompeii"

I have been so busy working on new arrangements that I’ve forgotten to actually post the new arrangements! I did this one in February for Dually Noted and they performed it for Elmira College’s “Arts Alive” program on March 2nd to universal acclaim! 81 more words


Obstacles in Mindsicles

I feel like so many odds are working against me but when I challenge the odds they seem to be working with me. Weird, huh? I have even started hearing more voices than usual. 348 more words


Heard a different voice come out of me

…and I loved it. I was in the bike shop. Riding down I was happy in the sun, telling myself “I’m big and I’m safe!” in my head. 43 more words

On 'Finding Your Note'

I was asked recently by a singing student about what does it mean to find your ‘note’ or tone, which was a concept she had seen online, and this is what Spirit shared with me, for all of us to understand: 249 more words

Tell It To The Blank Page

Tell It To The Blank Page

Write it out
when no one listens
to your words.
Write it out
when you have no one who cares… 67 more words


Passive Voice in Moderation

We’ve all heard at some point in our writing education about the terror that is “passive voice.” Writers are told, time and again, that the word “was” is the bane of all creative writing, an unholy abomination of the English language that prevents us from getting to the real heart of our stories. 1,384 more words


Just looking for a place to get it out

I don’t want you to know my name. I don’t want you to see my face. I’m just a faceless, nameless girl looking for a place to let out the words that float in my head. 319 more words