I recently read someone who said Jesus considered himself light but he also wanted to convince his followers that they are too, thus the words, “you are the light of the world.” The idea that we, along with Jesus, can be light in this world is a motivating and encouraging message.
Every once in a while as a musician, I experience a moment of absolute beauty and my soul just opens up and relaxes for a moment. I rarely have any warning about when these moments will happen, but they are SO very rare and powerful that I find myself saying yes to way more projects than I probably should, just in case.
We have a complicated relationship with change. With all its blind and necessary pain it presses on us when we aren’t looking. Or, it leaves us breathless and exhilarated when we hope for it and somehow experience it.