“What would the world be like without music?”
“Eerily silent. Uninspiring. Slow. Undesirably quiet. Sad, very sad. Unsettling. Lacking balance. Confined. Starving. And lonely.”
A conversation in my mind and happily, without any consequence to reality – but can you imagine a world void of the sound of music?
So fortunate we are to be born to this age where music is so abundantly accessible to us. Music, the discovery and the gift we would not know what to do without, continues to fill our lives in ways we hardly notice. Music can change a mood and set the stage for everything. It can fill empty space with rays of happiness and sorrow, love and hope, excitement and nostalgia. It can pump us up and calm us down. It can ignite our fire of creativity, productivity, and self-improvement all in one song. It can revive forgotten memories and make us believe in impossible dreams. It can keep us company and give us courage to go gently down the path of healing and recovery. [Read more…] about The Soundtrack of Your Life: Living with Music