Tag Archives: Interest

Missing the Magic

People tend to focus too much on the things they don’t have.  Artists, especially, worry about the latest paint they haven’t tried, that new sound set they don’t yet have, the special type of musical instrument not (so far) in … Continue reading

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How to Be an Interesting Artist

I got bored, this morning, so I thought I would look into the literature on how to be an interesting person, briefly.  Why not, right?  A little googling revealed that there is a lot of information available on how to … Continue reading

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Why Would Anyone Pay Money to Spend Time With You?

It’s an interesting question, for an artist, I think.  What makes it worth anybody’s time to pay attention to you and having paid attention to you, what’s going to make them pay you, or spend money to make the journey … Continue reading

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Why Must a Song Be Three Minutes Long?

It’s become conventional wisdom that if you want a song to be commercially successful, it has to be three minutes long.  Look on the song writing advice and tips web sites and they tell you the same thing.  The art … Continue reading

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