The Bloomfield Bubble

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After reading our pages for this week, and reflecting on my own songwriting and reading about other songwriters it helped me see again why I love this so much! I ended up really relating to a lot of what was stated in these first 50 pages. Where I am from which is called Bloomfield Hills, everyone their seems to be living in their own bubble. Everyone calls it The Bloomfield Bubble. Not joking its a real thing. I’m sure you have heard about my area that I is a very wealthy area snd everyone is materialistic and rude. That is true for those selected few but, other than the few exceptions the rest of us are just like everyone else. One of the big things that is a “normal” situation that happens after you graduate from high school is that you…show more content…
To follow your own course, not patterned on parents, peers, or institutions, in­volves a delicate balance of tradition and personal freedom, a delicate balance of sticking to your guns and remaining open to change.”(page 22)
This quote fits perfectly into what I am saying. I am the one that is following a Creative life and I know it is a risky business nut i am not going to live my life not trying to fulfill my dreams as a musician. When i tell people this they get an offsetting look on their faces where they automatically think i will fail! Their first question to me is, “So, what is your backup plan?”. My response is aah that will come in time i believe in myself and the musical gift i have been given and I wont stop until i have done absolutely everything i can! Their doubtfulness is just fuel to make my drive and determination even stronger to prove them all wrong when the day comes. “It is in playing and only in playing that the individual child or adult is able to be creative and to use the whole personality, and it is only in being creative that the individual discovers the self.”(page 50) Lastly, music has already helped me grow and find myself as an individual and I can’t wait to see what the rest of my life has in store for
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