mixed up monday: rainy day
The best thing one can do when it’s raining is to let it rain.
~Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Sometimes, when I’m diving into a new creative project, raindrops and gray skies morph into a mirror of my own doubts
Why did this seem like such a good idea?
How will I even make this happen?
Do I even know what “this” is?
Should I keep going or abandon ship?
My go-to remedy for rambling questions on a rainy day? Turn up some puddle-splashing music and remember Longfellow’s advice. Let it rain.Click here for a “rainy day” Spotify playlist.
Justin Townes Earle – Memphis in the Rain
Cracker – Rainy Days And Mondays
Blind Melon – No Rain
The Who – Love Reign O’er Me
The Grateful Dead – Box Of Rain
Creedence Clearwater Revival – Have You Ever Seen The Rain?
Jack Johnson – Blue Eyes Crying In the Rain
Counting Crows – Rain King
Bob Dylan – A Hard Rain’s A-Gonna Fall – 2010 mono version
Eurythmics – Here Comes The Rain Again
Prince & The Revolution – Purple Rain
Grateful Dead – Looks Like Rain [Live February 1978]