I put in several hours of practice today so I feel pretty satisfied with myself. I worked on finger independence and rhythmic independence too, with pretty good results. Playing Stick as my main instrument no longer feels out of reach (although it is still far away to be sure). < …

Eleya and I watched Saturday Night Live last night, which normally we would skip. But they had The Rock on the show last night, and he was damn funny. Either he has really good handlers, or he just does whatever the hell he wants. (Frankly, given his build I would …