I was watching Begin Again when Keira Knightley said “Music is about ears not eyes.” and those words just really stuck on me. How true is that. Music is meant to be felt and experienced, not stared at or made artificial. I think it reflects on the previous article, where I talked about how we shouldn’t … More Music Is About Ears Not Eyes
Growing up, I listened to The Carpenters. Not because my parents did or because my friends were listening to the classic tunes at the time. My introduction to Karen Carpenters wonderful voice was purely coincidental. A family friend was talking about it in their living room when I was younger, and she played Mr. Postman. … More The Carpenters: Nice To Meet You Mr. Postman
I remember when I was researching online, many orthodontists, dentists, students and parents said that after a while their patient or child adjusted well to the braces and could continue playing their woodwind instrument. However from making excessive research on this, I decided that I would be able to adjust. I wanted to write this article, … More Can You Play the Flute with Metal Braces?
What a beautiful day it is. Auckland is so majestic on a Summer’s day (or should I say Springs day) when the sky is blue and scattered with white clouds and the sun is shining bright. The flower’s are so beautiful in the University, today I opened the door to find a lovely surprise from my lovely … More What a Wonderful World
It’s the final week. Not a dramatic exclamation especially after eating a chocolate filled bun. It is however the final week of University for 2014. Every moment I keep thinking “this is the last lecture..last time I walk this path..last time I see these people”. I’m making myself feel like I am in a movie … More Daily Thoughts #7
What is success to you? Is it the feeling of accomplishment? Is it when you have completed your goals? Is it the feeling of being content in your life? When I was a young girl I use to ask myself this question often. What was success? Why are we, as human beings so driven for … More Success