” If I Should Expire “

Meryl Keioskie

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Self-help And How It Did Not Help Me.

Surrounding one’s self with positive imagery, does not seem human… the world of self-development is toxic in its positivity. That which is meaningful, is often created through struggle. With this, we’ve “Hustle Culture”. Yes, work harder… yes, throw out the limitations of being human in favor for work-work-work. You are no more than your work […]

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Music Appreciation Post:

This damned man, right here. Where the hell has he been all my ears?! Not a single song of his, I’ve heard so far I do not like. All of them. Every. Single. Damned. One. It’s like Tally Hall, Mike Patton, Cherry Poppin Daddies… a whole bunch of “Holy Damn…” Like Colourful atomic bombs exploding […]

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I will make an admission. For many years, I had believed in the notion of soulmates. That there was only ‘one’ person, who was destined to be with me. That this person was looking to. That this person could fill an emptiness deep within me. Loneliness is what I have felt, for a majority of […]

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Music Practise. Meryl’s “Technical Bible.”

NOTE: I’ll be updating this with any new discoveries I make for my own pianistic progress. Pianists, especially piano students stress the importance of technique in pianism. That is why many a young student attends Music College. To refine their technique. It’s been quite some time since I’ve posted, and this is attributed to my […]

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PhD Cover progress

Pianism and music has been put on hold for my other responsibilities. There isn’t a lot of time in day, sadly… or, I’m just terrible at time management. Here’s what I’ve been working on, in-between marking students’ work for my sessional job as a drawing instructor: The cover for my PhD comic. Admittedly, it’s been […]

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Music Practice. 05-04-2021 to 10-04-2021

Feedback: I have decided to take the plunge and upgrade to a beautiful acoustic piano. A second-hand Yamaha UX upright, which I will be practicing until… I predict, AMUS. I have named him “Alistair”. Some may call me weird, strange… and definitely I am those things. I see my piano as a breathing, organic instrument. […]

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Drawing Dump.

I forgot to post these drawings, I did. They’re from 2019. At this moment, I am still practicing pianism and music theory. Mind the delay in updates… more or less, I’ve other things to tend to. Enjoy these drawings, anyhow.

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