Be careful with that axe Mr. Deniz (and other news)

Yesterday saw my first (official) guitar lesson and to say it went badly would be like saying Joel Schumacher isn’t a very good director (I’m working on humour here… )!

It seemed as though the teacher, although a good guitar player, had no concept of the pedagogical side of the lesson and was actually surprised that most of us didn’t know how to tune our guitars or play a few songs already (it’s a beginners course remember).

Nevertheless, it’s got me more motivated to put time in, I came home and tried my Mission Impossible riff (Etina had no idea what I was playing *cringes*) before trying another look at my Play Guitar book. Some of it makes more sense but of course this is going to take time (and I am prepared to spend it.)

Got a call today from the guys looking at my business plan and they have passed it on to stage two, meaning that I now have a meeting next Wednesday to be grilled about the company. Cross your fingers for that one people!

Maddoc is bopping around to the album selection, more to follow…


About Mark S. Deniz

English teacher, writer, editor, publisher, reviewer and blogger. Founder of publishing company, Morrigan Books and imprint, Gilgamesh Press and editor-in-chief for review site, Beyond Fiction. Also cycles, plays floorball, listens to lots and lots of music, reads a ton of books and tries to fit in some TV, film and writing too. View all posts by Mark S. Deniz

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