We need to ensure that the future of all girls and boys is secure and unmolested. Boys need to be taught how to respect the female of the species. Otherwise we fail as a civilization.
– Dr Ketaki Kushari Dyson (December 31, 2012)

“I don’t wait for moods. You accomplish nothing if you do that. Your mind must know it has got to get down to work.”
– Pearl S. Buck

“You must be the change you wish to see in the world.”
– Mahatma Gandhi

“Everyone has talent. What is rare is the courage to follow the talent to the dark place where it leads.”
– Erica Jong

“A man is but the product of his thoughts. What he thinks, he becomes.”
– Mahatma Gandhi

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The Creative Process

The well-known Dilbert cartoonist said, “Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.” To me nothing is more true. When I write, words don’t flow easily. When I compose and arrange, I constantly struggle with finding the right melodies, chords and counterpoints. This is true for any creative work I do. At the end, when I find what I am looking for, it is gratifying too. I don’t envy anyone who can compose a piece in three minutes and arrange it in five because I can do it too. But that is just my starting point and for my ears only…

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