04 August 2011

Day 13 - Reminds You of Childhood


I miss playing the piano.

If we weren't poor and didn't have to pay for tuition or get me a new computer or pay for grad school applications, I would buy a piano. Also, if we didn't have to move like practically every year. Pianos are heavy. But I never thought I would miss playing as much as I do.

I have so many memories of playing the piano. I admit that not all of them are the best, like the times my mom would somehow secretly know that I didn't really practice each song three times or when I struggled learning a piece or when I just didn't feel like practicing. But I am so grateful that I stuck with it, and mostly that my mother made me stick with it. I love being able to sit down and play a piece and create beautiful music. Sadly, my skills are getting a little rusty since I haven't practiced much lately, but I am hoping to take a piano class in the winter and get right back in to shape!
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3 comments:

  1. You're welcome!

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  2. Also, thanks to my mother for being the only one who comments on my blog :)

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  3. Did you know there are a bunch of rooms in the hfac with pianos that anyone can use to practice? You don't have to be in a class to use them, so no need to wait until winter to get some playing in.

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