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“You’ve got to want to do it”(0)

January 20, 2016

“You’ve got to want to do it.” It’s a phrase that has come out several times during harmonica lessons with Carlos del Junco. It’s not just about talent, practice and understanding the techniques of playing. It’s about the internal desire to do something. Willfulness, really. I suppose that goes with anything. There’s that old adage about needing… Read More ›

My 2016: A year in preview

That’s it. We’re now into the downslide of this decade, heading screaming toward 2020. No brakes. No helmet. And certainly no idea as to what’s coming a little further down the hill. But hey, with predictions articles all the rage the last month (I got my first technology predictions pitch right after U.S. Thanksgiving), I’ll join in… Read More ›

My 2015: A year in review

We’re now a few days into 2016 and I’ve already managed to shift my brain into writing the correct year on my cheques. I’m going to take that as a sign of good things to come for this year. If I had one wish to make for 2016, though, it would be that it is a hell… Read More ›

The mid-Movember update

If you’ve seen me in the last couple of weeks, you know there is no beautiful moustache adorning my face. Not this year. But I’m still participating in Movember. Much to my girlfriend’s joy, I promised I would not grow a mo this year, but thanks to a new program from the Movember Foundation, I can still… Read More ›