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Old 06-28-2014, 07:24 AM   #1
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Smile Inspiration

Hi guys!

This topic is probably not what this place is intended for but I want to share an experience with you.

Recently I met a girl. After a long string of bad decisions in my love life, I actually decided to stay platonic with her. The weird thing was that she is scarily similar to me. She is literally the only person I have met someone who I can truly be myself with.

Things are still platonic but what I want to highlight is that during the next week, I found that my mind sort of 'opened up'.

I was pretty sure that I wasn't in any kind of rut before it but suddenly I could write beautiful melodies, improvise like I had never been able to before and generally, felt more creative (Something which has always been a problem with me). And I had this amazing spaced out feeling (No I don't smoke weed).

Is this true inspiration? And has anyone else had a similar experience?
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Old 06-28-2014, 11:40 AM   #2
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That's pretty ****ing cool man. Seems like this girl makes you happy.

Now I don't know about the inspiration part, but it sure could be because you're just very happy with this lady
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Old 06-28-2014, 10:25 PM   #3
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Looks like you have found your Muse
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Muse
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Old 06-29-2014, 08:20 PM   #4
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Become inspired. A new tune I just added to my summer playlist
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Old 07-01-2014, 05:18 AM   #5
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After 5 years, my lady still provides me with plenty of inspiration to write awesome songs. It probably helps that she's a writer - so we talk about concepts in sometimes unusual ways.
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