I don’t know about you but the interminability, the endlessness of this pandemic hits me in waves. For the most part I am able to brush it off, keep going, keep stitching, keep designing, but there are other times when it all just feels like a massive punch to the gut. When is this ever going to end? It feels endless. Turning on the news feels like a constant battering of negativity; it’s exhausting.
This video is more than six years old now, but it hasn’t lost its appeal. I love it and have watched it many times now. The joy on the people’s faces and in their eyes is priceless. Music is the common thread bringing us all together.
So along those lines, meet Colin Huggins. I have seen him countless times in Washington Square Park with his grand piano, where he plays. Today I may have to wander down there to see if he’s playing. And if he is I’ll video tape it. Sometimes a reminder of what is good, can make all the difference.
Here’s to finding the things that bring us together.