The Year I Read 56 Books (Not Including the Ones for Research)

By Miranda Wilson

How I want my house to look one day.
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Like many academic types, I have to read so much for research that I often run out of time for reading for pleasure. It isn’t just that I miss reading, I also miss being informed about subjects other than music. So this year, I decided I was going to make time for reading non-music books.

I can hear you splutter “Make time?!?!”

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Eyes Off the Prize: Why Dreaming Small Makes Practice Better

By Miranda Wilson

Practice Is Easy When You Feel Inspired

On a good day, time flies by and the instrument practically plays itself. Everything goes well. It doesn’t even feel like work.

Too bad about the other 364 days.

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