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It could never be said that I am a good guitar player. When you have the gift, it is evident….

Still, I like playing and it periodically opens me up to epiphanies about art. Lately, I’ve been learning to play Neil Young’s “Out of the Blue and Into the Black” (My My Hey Hey) from a youtube video, and despite the opening being only two chords, both of which I actually know and can easily play, I’m having a hard time of it.

All because of the unexpected note. 
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No matter what creative art form you choose, that mystical process in your head will be exploring the question of what subject to paint, photograph, or write about.

Technique is your calling card, but subject is the soul of an artist. Why you choose what you choose as the central focus of a painting, a novel or short story, a film or a photograph, and even a song, delves deep into the gray matter that makes each artist unique. It’s where you tap into the full blueprint of your experience via your individual emotional wiring to deliver your personal statement to the world.

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