What is your book about? Is it about music? What is Somme? We all have questions before buying a book and through this post, I hope to answer a few that have been sent my way since the release of A Song for Somme. While I don’t expect everyone I know to read this book, … More A Song for Somme: Sneak Preview
Why does a composer write music? Why does an artist paint? Why do two humans create another life? While the answers may vary, there is one common theme that is woven through each of these answers and that word is love. The dictionary definition of love is (n). an intense feeling of deep affection An … More Why Write?
In the opening scene to Damien Chazelle’s La La Land, the award winning musical sweeps artists, dreamers, and visionaries into the magic of The City of Angels. From the award winning soundtrack to the panoramic views of Los Angeles, featuring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone dancing into the sunset, it is no wonder that this … More Dancing through La La Land.
Movies. Books. Paintings. Choreographed Dances. Sculptures. Music. Poetry. Art. (n). the conscious use of the imagination in the production of objects intended to be contemplated or appreciated as beautiful, as in the arrangement of forms, sounds or words There are many different definitions for the word, art, but this one, in particular, drew me in. … More A Creative Heart Silences a Fearful Mind
Have you ever stumbled upon an artist that used his/her creativity to paint exactly how you feel about the world? Well, that is Sleeping at Last for me. I stumbled upon their music two years ago and can’t thank Ryan enough for being vulnerable enough to share his heart through each lyric, intertwined by strings … More Sight.