The Prodigal Altar Boy

Sunday, December 25, 2011

My Top Ten Favorite Things of the Last 100 Days #6 – Christmas Day

2011 – Last 100 Days
Prodigal Altar Boy Countdown
T-6 Days and Counting
25 December 2011

Goal:  1 hour per day working on the film
Man, it’s Christmas Day.  I did a lot of thinking about the movie.
Total time: 

Goal:  30 minutes per day music practice
Warm up on the MojoCaster
“It’s Your Thing” – Isley Brothers
“Talkin’ Loud and Sayin’ Nothing” – Living Colour
Total time:  30 minutes

Goal:  15 minutes exercise per day
Active rest
Total time:

Goal:  15 minutes per day working on the score for the movie
“You Are the Living Word” Chord progression (Bonus:  I found a "Gary Waugh" A minor chord in the progression, yay!)
A Dorian Riff work
A Dorian rif chord progression
Gospel Skillz R&B chord work
E – B/D# - C#min – A chord work
Total time:  30 minutes

Six Days – Final Countdown

My Top Ten Favorite Things of the Last 100 Days
#6 – Christmas Day

I will probably get grief for putting Christmas Day as “only” #6.  To those critics I say, “It’s in the Top Ten.  Live with it.”  Here's a picture of Crumpet the Elf:

The 100-day experiment continues, and Christmas Day is a time to reflect over the past 94 days and look forward as the last six days tick off. Yes, the numbers are off, but you won’t see that until the end.  When I started in September, Christmas seemed a long way off.  Now it’s come and gone.  “Tempus fugit” is completely true.