‘When the world falls apart some things stay in place’

The lyric from the Billy Bragg song, ‘Levi Stubbs’ Tears’ could easily be a summary of how the world feels right now. For me, one of the things that stays in place is the value of music. The connection can be more than its brain altering…
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2019 – music as a source of happiness, healing and creativity

So, here it is my 5th annual music blog - especially for the many people I’ve heard from about my previous music lists.  As usual with more exploration, I discovered that 2019 had so much more to offer from artists familiar…
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Finding Authentic Happiness

Many of us are looking for ways to find authentic happiness, whether consciously or unconsciously.  If that’s you, I want to introduce (maybe re-introduce) one of my favorite models of happiness and well-being (it’s identified as PERMA).…

Music as a resource and the best of 2018

Long overdue, this is my annual for my music tribe.  In case you missed it, turns out 2018 was a spectacular year for music old and new.  And if you are reading this piece, wondering how it relates to coaching, the simple…
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Music - best of 2017 and why it matters to some of us

https://twitter.com/pgaskell3/status/950882804526706688 2017 - my best music list And for those of you with special brains....  here is some of my favorite music from 2017 to encourage more goosebumps: Especially loved these albums: …