I have a singing voice with about a 6 note range…7 if someone steps on my foot really hard. Yet, I love to sing, so I do, and over time I've found songs that fit within my limited range. The Beatles' Paul McCartney and John Lennon use to write 1 song per album that Ringo Starr could sing... he too was vocally challenged. Not surprisingly, I can sing Ringo's songs, I guess we've mastered the same 6 notes! When I can pick the song I'm going to sing, people around me don't need to know what a bad singer I really am. I choose simple songs then sing with gusto!
After posting my watercoloring pictures yesterday, I received a lot of comments and a bunch of emails from people saying they would love to learn to watercolor but, unlike me, they can't draw. Well, I'm here to tell you, my drawing abilities are comparable to my singing abilities. I have very limited range, I simply choose to draw things that fit within my limits. For that reason, people think I can draw, but the truth of the matter is drawing is very challenging for me... I do not have natural ability.
Case in point,...Read more