For the Italians out there, do you remember this one?

  I am loving the idea of sharing the music that I hear when writing.  Notice I said hear and not play?  I don’t really even know why I make the associations but something about the essence of the characters is locked up in my mind with a particular song.  Next thing I find myself…… Continue reading For the Italians out there, do you remember this one?

The consistency Equation

Not so long ago I attended a function. As often happens at this sort of event we had speakers. One in particular impressed me because the discussion was along the lines of something I have been thinking a lot about lately. I mean I have been having some deep and meaningfuls with the person in…… Continue reading The consistency Equation

Dancing to tears

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ocgP4qVNuwg   Having read some interesting things about soundtracks and how wonderful this can be for capturing the mood of the romantic novel I decided this post to see if this is true. My songs are not necessarily modern and many of them are in Italian.  This particular one I chose is actually in…… Continue reading Dancing to tears

Continuing my love affair with the wisdom of Marcus Aurelius

  When you are annoyed at someone’s mistake, immediately look at yourself and reflect how you also fail; for example, in thinking that good equals money, or pleasure, or a bit of fame. By being mindful of this you’ll quickly forget your anger, especially if you realize that the person was under stress, and could do…… Continue reading Continuing my love affair with the wisdom of Marcus Aurelius