Love is a Song

Love is a Song

There’s nothing more beautiful than the blend of mathematics, emotions, melodies, harmonies, and instruments (vocal and otherwise) that is the gift of song. I do not share in that gift. Both of my parents studied music in college, sing and play instruments. I did not inherit this gift, but I appreciate its imperceptible ability to sway the human spirit.

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Case of the Mondays

Remembering Martin Luther King Jr’s Best Speech

I love the “I have a Dream” speech. It’s a top 10 all-time speech. Hall of fame speech. But my favorite MLK speech was his last speech. It is the speech of a man who seemingly knows he’s about to die. It is incredible. Maybe you are having a case of the Mondays. I hope you aren’t. But maybe you are having one of those days. … Continue reading Remembering Martin Luther King Jr’s Best Speech

Creative Appreciation (and Inspiration)

  I am a motion graphics designer in training (as much of my job titles would say: “in training”), and so I like to see what types of work are out there. People in this industry are fantastic, incredibly talented individuals, and I wanted to showcase some of their work here. If you have more inspirational pieces, comment below! Rasmus Nielsen Haymaker Damné Jesús Pérez … Continue reading Creative Appreciation (and Inspiration)

You Never Know Who’s Watching

When I started posting my artwork online at Behance, I didn’t get much response over it. A few friends looked it over, some had some nice comments for me, and it garnered a few appreciations from the community. But for the most part, nobody encouraged me to keep going. People aren’t generally wired for that. Most of us go about our daily lives looking for ways to encourage ourselves and enrich our lives. This isn’t selfishness. It just is how we keep ourselves going in life. If you were to only focus on others, you’d neglect yourself.

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