Why Do I Do This? Because I Have To!

Why Do I Do This? Because I Have To!

Sometimes I ask myself “Why do I do this?  Why do I write, record and practice?  Why do I continue to make a habit of doing all of this every day?  Why do I go at this as hard as I do with my chances of ‘success’ or recognition being very slim? Why do I ‘work’ everyday at this when the chances of eeking out a living are stacked against me?”

Because I have to, without it I have nothing else.

Yes, I have my loving wife and family and if need be I would push it all aside to take care of them.  I’ve demonstrated that over the last twenty six years.  And I was happy to do it.  I wasn’t living some doom and gloom, dread filled life.  I experienced many wonderful moments and don’t regret anything that I did.

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