By Michael W. Dean
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I’m reading three books at the moment, as well as doing author review on this book and living a full social life. But don’t read books you feel you should, if you don’t like them. Especially fiction. ” I finally realized this and took it to heart. I think we are trained otherwise in high school, where we are forced to read dusty old “classics” against our will. These days, if a book doesn’t compel me in the first five pages, I put it back on the shelf. (See the color photo Cassidy took of me captioned “I like to read” in the goodies folder on the CD.
Yes. ” But there are 65 people in there watching it who are very interested in it. Five years ago, I would have been totally bummed. I would have heard only that one negative comment. And anybody who puts me down, I’m like, “Okay, let’s hear your band. ” That doesn’t necessarily mean you’ll become a billionaire, but it means it will get out into the universe because the universe loves art. Stuff that’s cool has a way of getting made and a way of finding distribution and an audience. Conclusion So.