It's hard to explain why I kept going. Those first rehearsals were not great for me, confidence wise, and I nearly stopped going because I didn't think I was cut out for it. Choir was ten years behind me and I just couldn't do it anymore. I couldn't feel the harmonies anymore. I felt like every single note I was singing was wrong.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RYfENDpER-Y *** My brother shared this song with me on Facebook last week. I was confused, to the say the least, as I wouldn't say I'm a fan of Jack Parow. But, as my brother felt the need to share this with me, I decided to listen. Maybe it would be good for a laugh, … Continue reading Hold On
When I got back to school after my vacation, something I'd been worried about happening had finally happened. My headphones had broken. I've grown so used to the fact that I find it difficult to get into 'work mode' if I don't have some kind of noise in my ears. But still, no big crisis. … Continue reading On The Necessity Of Headphones
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z6VyDN_aGbc The Draw In my left hand there is the familiar In my right hand there’s the great unknown I can see the madly different grass there But I’m drawn to wilder nights at home Don’t listen to your friends See the despair behind their eyes Don’t listen to your friends They only care once … Continue reading I Can Feel It
Nothing says "Welcome back to the world you left behind" like the gospel music playing in my mother's car as we drive home from the airport. Or like lying to my grandmother, telling her that I've been going to church when I haven't been in almost two years. Nothing reminds me of how different the life … Continue reading Things That One Forgets
So I was out on Saturday night, and my friends and I made our way to Suzy Q - by far my favourite place in Hongdae - and settled in there for a few drinks. We hadn't been there long when Africa started playing. I cheered. A few people at the table next to us cheered. … Continue reading It’s Gonna Take A Lot
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=trinU3VD1Zo The Red They say freak, When you're singled out, The red, well it filters through. So lay down, the threat is real When his sight goes red again. Seeing red again, Seeing red again. This change he won't contain, Slip away to clear your mind. When asked who made it show, The truth he … Continue reading The Threat Is Real