What is Jazz?

Jazz is a musical style driven by emotion, where the written song is treated as a guideline open to interpretation. In jazz, musicians are given free reign to improvise, infusing a song with their own personal style. To some, jazz may sound chaotic, like a jumble of notes going in …

I Am, Therefore I Think?

I’ve been on a philosophical kick lately, mainly existential. I’m wading through Being and Nothingness now and probably will be for some time. It’s a weighty read, not only because of the special terminology and constant references to other philosopher’s works (some familiar, others not so much), but because it …

Reflection

A quick picture that went wrong and then a little right. Not perfect, but that’s life. I recently painted one of my bathrooms a deep, bold blue. Daring Indigo. (don’t you love the names of paint colors?) It’s a half-bath and I was a little worried about using it in …