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The Butterfly Trees by Ortiz

played on the harp: The Butterfly Trees, by Alfredo Rolando Ortiz. This is one of my favorite Ortiz pieces. The haunting image of the trees covered in butterflies and the serene beauty of the music make all the arpeggio practice you’ve … Continue reading

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perfunctory and anniversary

It’s not perfunctory; it’s mindful and brings me benefit and joy. oh and it’s my 18 year sobriety anniversary. female harpy eagle having a really good hair (feather) day. What steps can I take today toward reaching my potential? Credit: … Continue reading

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String Protection formula

from Anne Sullivan: Prevention is the first line of defense. Keep your harp indoors, in climate-controlled conditions, and keep it in tune. The sunshine may feel good on your shoulders, but it’s very damaging for your harp.  And NEVER leave your … Continue reading

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Parallel Universe

So I am at the library and began talking to the library guy and the conversation turned to parallel universes. I immediately went to worst case scenario, but he helped me turn it around to best case scenario: playing the … Continue reading

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Imagine, covering

I submitted my screenplay, the Senator’s wife, to Imagine Impact, the Ron Howard film company. Dated, but still submitted it. Also, I signed a petition to send to our elected leaders about climate change and refugees and other issues. Gonna … Continue reading

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Wonder Women

I am beautifully and wonderfully made. Psalm 139:14 Worship with the harp and worship as a warfare tool. Worship, in the context of singing, is even used as a form of warfare in the Bible (see 2 Chronicles 20:21). They … Continue reading

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Advice, snotty, Chihuly, Dali and Rachel

I’ve been substitute teaching and got the chance to get online and read This article in the New York times about Best Advice You’v Ever Received, here are some responses: “Don’t pickle things.” That line, brought to you by reader Sam … Continue reading

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