I don't how you'll take this Kool, but it's real good stuff to stick on in the background while writing!
Despite the hellish onslaught of Xmas-musak and the like, one of the under-appreciated aspects of the Christmas season is that it represents a major opportunity for people to sample, experience, and broaden their tastes with real musical experiences beyond the big main, commercial mainstreams.
If you're on a budget, it's amazing too what great talent can be enjoyed for the price of a couple bags of groceries, or a donation at local benefit concerts. And no matter how curmudgeony I become, there's absolutely nothing more Christmas-stirring than to hear the point-blank performance of a very young elementary school choir.
This post is brought to you by the letter E and the number 9. Those are the buttons I push to get a Twix out of the candy machine.
"I put my heart and my soul into my work, and have lost my mind in the process."
Sounds like a classic case of narcissism. And of course, when they show up and the hairstylist isn't in that day or busy doing someone else's hair, it's the stylist's fault instead of the client's. Probably...