The street musician won your vote last week — what a beautiful song! How about this week? Which of these is your favorite?
I love music. And I love pianist Nils Fraham.
Recently, Nils broke his thumb. Which is really bad news for a professional pianist.
He had shows to do. Commitments to fulfill. Projects to complete. And now a much needed thumb was broken and in a cast.
So for a few days he […]
A novelist I respect named James Scott Bell gave some writing advice I think applies to more than just fiction. In his book Conflict and Suspense he says, “Perfect people are not interesting to us. We need to see flaws in the characters as well as strengths.”
He’s talking about building conflict into a story, of course, but I think there’s something true about this idea in life, too.
In the past I’ve had friends who’ve […]