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Help Wanted: Second Fiddlers

By On January 8, 2019

“I am hoping to make a positive impression on the conductor. If I join the orchestra, I’m hoping he gives me the principal trumpet position. I love doing solos. There’s the rush of adrenalin when all eyes are on you and the entire audience is suspended in breathlessness as you play. Then there is the roaring applause as you finish…

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Secret Longing for Recognition

By On July 3, 2018

Have you ever tried to position yourself to be noticed by others? “Maybe, they’ll see that I have the goods and I’ll finally get some recognition. I’m tired of these menial tasks and always being in the shadows.”  Sometimes we scheme, plot and connive, thinking: “Maybe this will be my stepping-stone to greatness. If the truth were known, I am…