Stan Stewart’s blog

Life happens and then angels appear

Life Is What Happens… (While You’re Busy)

Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.John Lennon ("Beautiful Boy" lyrics) As last Tuesday's deadline ...
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Snow Day

Snow Day is sweet and a suite

Snow Day - Freeze and Thaw Yes, here is some more winter inspiration. This time, it's best to let the ...
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creation logistics

Unmixing – separating logistics and creation

Creativity doesn't mix well with logistics. Not long ago, I realized how much time I was spending during the creation ...
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Music that sounds like you

Your Guide to Making Music That Sounds Like You

This might seem like a rather odd title – after all, how can you sound like anyone other than you? ...
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Snowy morning evergreen and forest

New Every Morning – an #improv #poem

Waking without an alarmand waking without alarmis like a simple gift. When each morningis a drive to workfrom a drive ...
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InterPlayful Playing with Feelings

Your Favorite Tracks In 2018 – thanks for listening

The most important thing is for me to tell you thank you! You're what made my musical year as great ...
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carols

Season’s Songs – Caring Where Carols Come From

Familiar tunes like Christmas carols affect us consciously and subconsciously. Music impacts our brains, emotions, bodies, and -- some would ...
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What The Wreck?

Strange Inspiration & Playing With Resilience

A wreck is a muse. This should rightly sound strange to some, most, or all of you: I just released ...
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Stark Winter

Stark Winter Winter is stark. Where I live, so much is dark and light; snow and bare trees; or gray ...
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Dark Times Light

Dark Times – How to stay inspired

Facing dark times or the shadows within can be fearsome. The grey of winter is a stark reminder of these ...
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In case you didn’t notice, my name is Stan Stewart and I write this blog (with occasional guest posts). In addition to the word tags listed above (at the top of the page) and categories listed below (at the bottom of the page), you can see some of my most recent posts here or type a search word (into the box that says “Search” 😊). Enjoy and please leave your comments!