Week 17: Michael Jackson — Off the Wall (1979)
A contributed stream of conciousness.
“Don’t chase people. Be yourself, do your own thing and work hard. The right people – the ones who really belong in your life – will come to you. And stay.” – Will Smith
“For to be free is not merely to cast off one’s chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.” – Nelson Mandela
Week 16: Anderson .Paak — Malibu (2016)
“Don’t be different just for different’s sake. If you see it differently, function that way. Follow your own muse, always.” – Morgan Freeman
A poem about America’s true colors.
Week 15: Patrice Rushen — Straight from the Heart (1982)
“To have faith is to trust yourself to the water. When you swim you don’t grab hold of the water, because if you do you will sink and drown. Instead you relax, and float.” – Alan Watts
“Whatever you can do or dream you can do, begin it! Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it. Begin it now! – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Week 14: Alabama Shakes — Sound & Color (2015)
“The most painful thing is losing yourself in the process of valuing someone too much, and forgetting that you are special too.” – Ernest Hemingway