Today’s prompt: Moment.
Pick one moment during which you felt most alive this year.

The sticks felt thick in my hands.  I pushed my foot forward on the pedal and almost jumped at the sound of the bass drum.  Every inch of my torso felt tight and jumpy.  Maybe this was a mistake.   How would I ever learn to play the symbols without cringing?  I could not believe that my arms would be able to coordinate the movements required to play the different parts at the same time.  He said I just needed to practice, keep at it, build muscle memory.  You can do it he said.  And I believed him.