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How Do You Get Back Up On The Horse?

Today’s post comes from fellow songwriter and musician, Anne Heaton. I first met her in San Francisco at Hotel Utah a number of years ago: after playing a show, she invited me to sit in and play trumpet with her band. Not only is she a fantastic songwriter, singer, and musician –

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Playing Big

“To me, that’s playing “Big” – being more loyal to your dreams than to your fears.” — Tara Sophia Mohr  ★  A few years ago, I was in the Virgin Islands, playing trumpet with The Gomorran Social Aid & Pleasure Club. We were on an eleven day tour, having a ton

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It is all too easy to forget that the civil rights movement happened not too long ago – if not within in our own lifetime, then for sure within our parents’ or grandparents’ lifetime. Yes, we have come a long way from that dark, but not-so-distant past of slavery & unequal rights, but

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Creative Power

“Why should we all use our creative power…? Because there is nothing that makes people so generous, joyful, lively, bold and compassionate, so indifferent to fighting and the accumulation of objects and money.” – Brenda Ueland
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