The Messiness Of Learning

A rarely talked about truth is how the act of learning is really messy.   Whenever I learn a new skill I always go back to how I learned to play the guitar.  Probably because this was the first skill I truly learned by myself; no books, no teachers.  Just listening to loads of music and doodling… Continue reading The Messiness Of Learning

The One Secret to Getting Good At Anything Beethoven's 23rd Sonata, Third Movement I was playing the guitar the other day and found myself playing Beethoven's 23rd Sonata.  I hadn't played it in a very long time and memories of learning how to play it came flooding back.  I remembered recording a video of me playing a part of it a few… Continue reading The One Secret to Getting Good At Anything