We see what we can afford to see
Watching musicals inspired me to start playing guitar standing up.
That single change completely transformed my singing, songwriting and performing style. Proving, that innovation is born out of unexpected inputs that change or perspective forever. And the more of these moments we have, the more we can create, and the more we can create, the more we can push this world forward.
The challenge, then, is subverting resistance, which typically manifests as fear and conformity and laziness.
Tom Robbins tells a story about attending a rock concert in the sixties that jimmied the lock on his language box and smashed the last of his literary inhibitions.
When was the last time you had an experience like that?