The world is loud today
Landscapers outside the window
Blowing leaves and trimming trees
Roofers banging on the ceiling
Putting on a new…
I enjoyed reading your article, and it provides useful information — for most. Being a person with bipolar disorder, I often have racing and uncontrolled thoughts. For me, silence is a trigger for my thoughts to take off to the point where I become either frantic or anxious. As a writer, silence is hell.
When Ian, Nick and I started the band with Rory, we were more or less on the same page w/r/t geography and extra-musical commitments. Since then, life has pulled us away from each other (from a quartet to a trio (almost to a duo!!)), but our music has gotten better. So…
#IGiveAwayMyWorkBecause it enables me to create freely. Without the pressure to give people “their money’s worth” or meet an expectation of value I feel like I can express myself more honestly, which I think will lead to a better experience for me and my readers/viewers/listeners.
Noise & The Birth of Hush Curtain®
By Ben Forrest
As a former Naval aviator and commercial airline pilot, I have spent a fair amount of my adult life thinking about noise and the impact it can have on people. From my time spent on flight decks, working around jet engines, and living on an aircraft…