Snow falling and night falling fast, oh, fast In a field I looked into going...– A Poem by Robert Frost as a reflection for Lent
The value of a liberal arts college education — to you, to employers...– Jon D. Fitzgerald from this article
Restlessness is discontent and discontent is the first necessity of progress....– Thomas A. Edison
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You never question the truth of something until you have to explain it to a...– Don Miller (via strengthlikelions)
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Sibling relationships. They can be quite tricky, no? Woke up this morning thinking about how incredibly blessed I am to have the sister I do. In the past 6 months, I have communicated with my sister more than I was able to in the span of her 4 years at the Coast Guard Academy. (Ok, that’s a bit of an exaggeration… but not by much.) When I observe something totally strange, funny,...
WONEY: Yes. Why is it… there are so many unmarried women in their thirties these days, Bridget? BRIDGET: Oh, I don’t know. Suppose it doesn’t help that underneath our clothes our entire bodies are covered in scales. (Replace 30s with whatever age range; it’s irrelevant. This is how I shall respond to anyone with related questions from this point forward, I...
Sometimes events in my life play back like a film reel in my head. Colors brightened, senses heightened, places and people highlighted. The scenes repeat sometimes silently…sometimes with its own score or soundtrack…sometimes—no, most of the time—with narration. As though I’m simultaneously apart from and inside it all.
Do not think that love in order to be genuine has to be extraordinary. What we...– Mother Teresa (via skeletales)
In a span of 4 days, spent about 8-10 hours in a basement recording studio. Thanks to my dad for wanting me to have the opportunity. Some things about technique, toned, and pitch learned. But the general conclusion— Sing with all you feel. And for many, my advice would be as such: envision your audience. Perhaps an audience of one… but close your eyes, and sing it to them. Night.