You know that feeling you get when you listen to something really good, and all of the sudden you’re numb to the world? You get that little inner shake, that little thing that makes your brain say mmmm. It’s a feeling that almost forces you to lose yourself in its goodness.
For years, I along with my closest friends and colleagues have been trying to put it to a solid explanation- one finalizing written context that can fully explain why music is awesome.
To no avail, for obvious reasons.
BUT, in my spare time (whoa, that’s a term that doesn’t occur often) I have created a bit of a prose piece, a little story that I believe will strike a chord with many of you. Enjoy! Continue reading “The Other World: A Poetic Explanation for the Blissful Indulgence of Music”