“Take Me Away” – how music helped me cope with depression.

I have always found it difficult to talk about my loneliness and negativity but as it is #mentalhealthawareness week.... it's time to talk. Throughout my life, I have struggled to control my negative emotions.  Constantly, I would feel unworthy and be held captive by my mind with hands tied behind my back and duct-tape across…

A Musical Approach To Medicine…

During medical school, I was able to do a short "Photography in Medicine" course.  My project was based on expressing the crossover between music and medicine.  I tried to use creative photography to demonstrate a world in which my two passions collide. The great thing about photography is that you are able to create a…

The Anatomy of a Guitar – Body, Mind & Soul

I have always been obsessed with guitars for as far as I can remember. My guitars always feel like a part of my body when I play them. They are an extension of myself, like an extra limb. The connection I have when I play my guitar is both physical and spiritual. My tone is…