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Some Autism HistoryRead more
Lately, I have been extremely interested in the intersections between the autistic community (my community) and the anti-racism work that I am involved with both at the city and in my personal life. Most particularly, I am trying to identify ways that I, and the community as a whole, can be both actively anti-racist AND […]
End-of-Year Song Sprint ReportRead more
Back at the beginning of December, I took inventory of the tunes and songs that I know, that are callable in a jam (meaning I know them well enough to lead, teach, sing, etc), and was disappointed with the small number. As a result, I launched into a end-of-the-year sprint to learn three new tunes […]
My Second-Most-Viewed TikTok of 2022Read more
It makes me laugh so much that this was my second-most-viewed post on TikTok last year.
Happy New YearRead more
Those who follow a strictly Gregorian calendar (and a whole lot of people who don’t know what that means) are celebrating the beginning of a new year and the opportunity for a fresh start today. While my life operates across a number of different calendars – fiscal, astral, seasonal, etc – I appreciate the opportunity […]
Sparkly FingersRead more
I got new fingernail paints in my stocking. So I made my fingers sparkly. Obviously I’m not very good, but I like it, and it helps keep my fingernails from breaking.
Commitment to Ear TrainingRead more
I’m taking Lissa Schneckenburger’s Learning By Ear course on Peghead Nation, and one of the first homework assignments is get a practice journal, write your commitment to ear training on the first page, and to schedule 5-10 minutes of ear training a day. This blog has been taking over as my practice journal, although I […]
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