my eyes closed, the familiar strains washed over me: bum. bum, di dum …. my heart fluttered a little bit.  it was a brahms piece, sonata for cello and piano no. 2, specifically – the adagio. my favorite. i had used the selection in my thesis concert, in a solo i called “a recognition”. the sonata … More listening

saying yes

recently, i came across this article by tina fey about her “secret to success”. those who know me well, know how much i adore tina, most especially her iconic character liz lemon on 30 rock (some might even argue that i am the real-life embodiment of lemon – not sure if that is a good thing!). … More saying yes