noiz viol8ion blog #404 – Mental Challenge

Writing and producing music is a mental challenge. The blank DAW (digital audio workstation) is exciting and intimidating at the same time. Infinite ideas flow through my mind. Internal dialogue is all questions. Where do I even start? After I get started it opens doors to completely different universes. Does this work or should IContinue reading “noiz viol8ion blog #404 – Mental Challenge”

Blog #35 – Start a wave!

Waves are caused by energy. There is a push on one side and a pull on the other. The most common type of wave is in the ocean. The wind blows the water causing friction with one side rising and the other falling. The stronger the wind, the greater the friction and the bigger theContinue reading “Blog #35 – Start a wave!”

Blog #34 – The Hole that Gets Deeper

DEBT Definition of debt 1: SIN, TRESPASS Forgive us our debts 2: something owed : OBLIGATION unable to pay off his debts merriam-webster Debt has a certain feeling when you hear it. It makes your skin crawl like spiders walking up your legs. Debt is darkness and pure evil. Money is the first thing most people think of when they hearContinue reading “Blog #34 – The Hole that Gets Deeper”

Blog #33 – Noticing the Release

Life happens everyday and it keeps happening. More and more gets added to the to-do list causing more and more stress. Your calendar is full of fast approaching deadlines. Tension builds up throughout your body and you never realize it. Your jaw is clinched and the tongue is pressed up hard against the roof ofContinue reading “Blog #33 – Noticing the Release”

Blog #32 – Priorities or nah

If you do not set your own priorities then someone else will do it for you. If you do not make yourself a priority then no one else will. Think of all your priorities. There are so many that it is hard to keep track of them all unless your write them down. Once theyContinue reading “Blog #32 – Priorities or nah”

Blog #31 – My Hero’s Journey

The Hero’s Journey is a analysis of all the stories ever told by Joseph Campbell. In these most famous stories there are characteristics that they all share. All of the stories are focused around one hero. This hero is living in his/her everyday life when all of a sudden there is a divine call toContinue reading “Blog #31 – My Hero’s Journey”

Blog #30 – Are you an Amateur or Professional?

You choose! Everyone starts out as an amateur but few people have the mindset to be a professional. Amateur and professional have two completely different mindsets. The amateur does it for fun. The amateur does it when they feel like it. The amateur is not consistent. The amateur will get around to it. The amateurContinue reading “Blog #30 – Are you an Amateur or Professional?”

Blog #29 – Stuck in Life?

The reason you are stuck is because you believe you are stuck. If you believe you are stuck then you are not willing to take the same action as if you where growing towards something. Everything you do should be in preparation for where you want to go and who you want to be. YouContinue reading “Blog #29 – Stuck in Life?”

Blog #28 – How to achieve perfection

Perfection is the hardest goal to achieve because there is no such thing. If your main goal is perfection then you will always be disappointed. Perfection is the carrot dangled in front of the horse. A goal that is always taunting us and just out of our reach. If you work hard enough and finallyContinue reading “Blog #28 – How to achieve perfection”