Mini Challenge #4: For this Mash Up challenge we were asked to mash-up our bookish life with a non-bookish hobby/passion/talent we have in real life.
I’m a BIG lover of music. Have been since I was a kid and my dad and I would turn up the volume on a Queen album, and lay on the floor with our heads next to the speakers so we could feel the music through the floor. It’s only recently, though, that I started making playlists based on my moods. Sometimes I want something that will make me get up and dance, other times I want something that’s just background noise for when I’m entertaining guests, and then there’s the careful blend of upbeat indie tunes that I need for when I’m blogging!
Listening to music while I’m blogging is an art I’m still perfecting. The songs can’t be too catchy, or I stop paying attention to whatever it is I’m doing to sing along. They can’t be too upbeat, or I’ll want to get up and dance. But they also can’t be too slow tempo or melancholy, or else I’ll find myself losing my gusto. So, without further ado, I present my (short-and-sweet version) blogging tunes playlist: [Read more…]