Hi gang, Craig with you again. I’ve been toying with something I think you’ll be interested in. First you get some background.
When I started writing I used to play classical music in the background. I can’t handle anything with vocals or I won’t focus on the task at hand. This worked well for about a year, until my wife started having the same days off I did.
When you get up at 4:00 to write, your wife won’t appreciate your classical music while she’s trying to sleep. I started writing in total silence.
Time marched on, and we wound up with different shifts again. I made a playlist of theatrical music and that helped. (Still no vocals.)
This year we got one of those silly Alexa devices for Christmas. After about a day of trying to stump her with obscure blues music, the new wore off. Then, I was…