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Things That Make Me Smile No. 227: I Dare You…

This is a little different from my usual smiles, but we’re heading into NaNo season at a swift pace. (National Novel Writing Month starts in November with prep in October.) The quarantine has been a struggle for many creatives who … Continue reading

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Things That Make Me Smile No. 226: Art and Music

The Atelier des Lumières museum in Paris, France, offers a fascinating and immersive experience in art while still staying true to the artist’s vision. This video, made during their Van Gogh exhibit, gives some sense of their program, but is … Continue reading

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Things That Make Me Smile No. 225: Animation

This 1976 animated “march of the dinosaurs” reminds me of seeing Disney’s Fantasia when I was young, an amusing connection as it turns out. I did some research only to discover this piece is part of a parody of that … Continue reading

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Things That Make Me Smile No.224: A Jazzy Blues Composition

A friend of mine shared this 1968 jazzy blues composition recently, and it struck my fancy. I figured you might feel the same. Enjoy.

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Things That Make Me Smile No. 223: Strumming on the Inside

My sister sent me down a YouTube rabbit hole recently when she shared a video of someone playing the guitar as seen from behind the strings. I believe I’ve posted one of these before as a smile, but if so, … Continue reading

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