I bought one and took one lesson when we learned just how sick my mom was.
Things went crazy for awhile, and then quickly out of control.
And then we lost her.
And I lost my desire to play the flute.
But that desire has recently been rekindled and I have found an instructor.
This summer I'll be tapping that little musical imp that lives inside me and we'll see if we can start making a bit of joyful noise.
Creativity is, I think, the loveliest mode of escapism.
And who among us doesn't feel the need to escape, at least temporarily, from the travesty of our government right now.
Speaking of which - have you called The Department of Justice to tell them how you feel? And to demand an independent investigation into Trump's ties to Russia? Here's the number - Department of Justice Main Switchboard: 202-514-2000 a
AAnd while you're at it - call your representatives.
It's OUR country! nd