Music and Art

The First Week Of Practice (Or Why My Flute Is My New Favorite Accessory)

The flute is my new favorite accessory. It’s shiny and silver so it clashes beautifully with my skin tone. It also has practical uses, like poking things. In particular, it’s great for pointing out hairball vomit on the carpet to Adam when you don’t want to get near it because it’s gross and he needs…… Continue reading The First Week Of Practice (Or Why My Flute Is My New Favorite Accessory)

Music and Art · New Hobbies

Teaching Yourself To Play An Instrument (Or How I Permanently Scarred My Cat)

I decided to start playing my flute today. I’ve been promising myself I’d start playing again for over 2 years now and I finally did it! (Mostly so I would have something to write about so I guess this blog really is doing it’s job.) I was a little worried that writing about a beginner…… Continue reading Teaching Yourself To Play An Instrument (Or How I Permanently Scarred My Cat)

Reading · Social Hobbies

It’s Happening! (Or How I Discovered That My Friends Are Pretty Amazing People)

So I’m only 2 and a half days into this endeavor and it’s already working! (Prepare yourself for a lot of exclamation points in this post. I’m super excited.) When I was writing last night, I was struggling to create an interesting post and was starting to worry that I’d gotten in over my head.…… Continue reading It’s Happening! (Or How I Discovered That My Friends Are Pretty Amazing People)