Status: Taking chances

I have found music invaluable in my process of daily “butt in chair” meditation. When I sit down to write, I aim for flow. Thelonious Monk’s compositions give me a path for flow and inspire me to take improvisational chances in my writing. He is my companion in those long hours alone and his level of genius is my aim (in life…as an academic…in research). 

  
Graphic from http://foolishfire.com/2012/12/24/quote-from-the-right-reverend-thelonious-monk/thelonious-monk/

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