Inciting Incidents: A Theater Audition Changed Me

“This is so stupid! I don’t even want to be here!”

Despite the slight lisp caused by my braces, I spoke with all the angst a high school senior could muster. The place from which I sounded so desperate to escape was an audition for my high school’s production of The Music Man. Before my mirror at home, I played a fine Eulalie Mackechnie Shinn (though, realistically, I expected to have a better chance as one of the “pick a little, talk a little” ladies). But in a large room surrounded by my peers, the only emotion I could produce was fear. (more…)

  • Hi, I'm Janice. I'm part bookworm and part creative. I love both science and music (and the science of music). I'm stumbling around trying to grow closer to God. Click the photo to read more about me.

  • I’m so glad you’re here!

    Thanks for taking time to read my posts in the midst of all the great blogs out in the blogosphere! If you like what you read, please follow me, or sign up to get my posts in your inbox. I'd love to hear from you, so please leave a comment!
  • Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

    Join 755 other followers

  • Follow me on Twitter

  • Check these out:

  • Copyright 2014 Claygirlsings | all rights reserved

  • Advertisements