This website uses cookies to ensure you have the best experience. Learn more

My Music And Me Essay

1081 words - 5 pages

From trying to level your Discman in the air to avoid a song skipping, all the way to the convenience of hearing your music in almost any possible situation. There is no doubt at all that music players have come a long way to what they are now in our modern days. Not only did the creators of such devices help evolve the way we look at technology, but personally, it helped many people like me go from a tough time to a soothing one, from a dull experience into an inspiring and motivating one, and simply, a way out of reality. I dare say music players have become an essential and habitual part of my every day routine.

Every time I hear a soothing melody through my ear, I just cannot resist my ...view middle of the document...

Years later, carrying a portable music device became usual to me, and I was taking it everywhere. Unfortunately, problems started to surge up with my music player. The CD player wasn’t playing correctly, the device was skipping songs, and I had to carry additional CDs if a wanted to hear anything else, and the Walkman was too tedious to carry. As everything in life, I started to find problems in the object I loved. Rather than preventing me from causing any disturbance, I was complaining about its malfunctions. Alas, my parents didn’t know of any object that would resolve these issues.

Luckily years later, there was a new technological device being developed. Apple called it the iPod. This new apparatus hit the consumer industry really hard, and before you knew it everybody had one. Knowing how my parents are cautiously aware of finding the tranquility and solution of every situation, they saw this as not only a way to make me happy, but again a win-win situation that will benefit them in serenity.

Before you knew it, I had the Apple iPod. This device was so magnificent at the time; it was so complex yet so simple. You were able to have hundreds of songs within a little rectangular object the size of your palm.

At this point, I stook this mp3 player until this present day, but from that point on I started to change, and if it wasn’t for this object it would have been for the worse.

Transitioning from a child to a teenager is a tough process to go through, and speaking from the perspective from the child of divorced parents, it may be tougher, but let me re write my earlier statement, “If it wasn’t for this object it would have been for the worse”.

Divorce can be a very tough situation in which not only the people in the marriage could be affected, but also the children could be affected in a severe way....

Find Another Essay On My Music And Me

Me and my Eel Essay

678 words - 3 pages Pablo the piranha gazed at me from behind a piece of seaweed. Although my eyesight is very poor, I could still tell it was he because of his bright red stomach. Pablo was very well known around our community, and had never showed an interest towards my friends and I.Pablo began to swim over towards me. I began to panic; one of the popular piranhas had never wanted to talk to me before, nor be associated with me."Hey Earl, are you joining the

My Penis And Me Essay

2045 words - 9 pages Human rights, as defined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights by the United Nations, is "the inherent dignity and of the equal and inalienable rights of all members of the human family is the foundation of freedom, justice and peace in the world." For me, human rights is the recognition that we are all equal, and no one person or group can decide what beyond that may be deprived of or enjoyed by another. Throughout the course of human

Comparing My Dad and Me

921 words - 4 pages Comparing My Dad and Me In a world of over six billion people, what could be more boring than a bunch of look-alike clones? Everyone on this earth shares certain traits with others. Each person, though, shares more similarities with some people than with others. Strong similarities can be seen most frequently among family members, most likely because people in one family come from the same gene pool. My dad and I represent prime examples of

As For Me And My House

2363 words - 9 pages life depends on his. He throws me off and I dry and wither. My pride's gone."13 She has put herself trough so much misery and agony that she is no longer able to handle it all. She looses all her self-appreciation and self-confidence.From the first time Mrs. Bentley meets Paul, she compares him to Philip. She sees that Paul has more interests in common with her than Philip; but she is still not convinced that Paul is better than Philip

Me and My Life by Shelly Kagan

1247 words - 5 pages connections directly have an effect on our welfare? In other words, how does living a lie affect our well-being, especially when we are not aware of this deception? As far as we know, experiences in the Experience Machine feel as real as reality can feel, and isn’t that good enough? In “Me and My Life”, Kagan emphasizes the distinction between an individual’s quality of life and their welfare. While a person’s quality of life changes with numerous

My Family and Education Led me to LSMSA

589 words - 2 pages lives in the United States made them promote education throughout my childhood so I would not have to be in their same situation. Throughout my school I had excellent grades and I felt as though I was never truly challenged. Throughout elementary, middle, and the first two years of high school I maintained no less than a 4.0 G.P.A. This lack of challenging curriculum made me seek a more fit education for my junior and senior years in high

Phillip's Art in "As for Me and My House"

1134 words - 5 pages -dollar escape and begins to create art that reveals true themes of the prairie's indifference. We understand the human cost to the Joe Lawson's, "so faithful to the earth and seasons that betray them" (183), the frozen suffering of horses "drifted against the fence and perished" (201). Ultimately, if there's a market for such work that "(makes) you feel terror and pity and desolation" (210), then maybe the Bentley's may find the new life they both seek. Works Cited Ross, Sinclair. As For Me and My House. Toronto: McLelland and Stewart, 1989.

Music and Its Influence to My Creative Life

920 words - 4 pages Whenever I touch one of the keys of a piano, my mind starts bringing out ideas of what songs should be played. Everything around me is blocked out and all the focus goes into playing music. When the music plays, I feel calm and focused. The only thing that gets in the way is schoolwork. I got my first exposure to music when a friend showed me a CD of a Michael Jackson concert. The passion that Michael Jackson put through his dancing and

Music, and how it has effected my life

2045 words - 8 pages Trinity Rein Music Appreciation "Music in My Life" Music, more so now than ever before, is a huge part of my life. As a child I always enjoyed listening to music and singing along to it, and growing up it was always very important to me. Music moved me in a way that I really couldn't explain and it still does today. I consider myself a very deep and philosophical person. I'm always trying to look beyond the surface of that which I see

How My Current and Future Academic and Extra- Curricular Activities Will Help Me to Reach My Life Time Goals

915 words - 4 pages disappointed my team is losing but I can’t show my disappointment to the crowd; the football players and the fans are counting on my team and me to stay positive. Even if my team is losing horrifically I must act like I truly believe that we can come back and when the game. Cheerleading has taught me how to control my emotions, which is the most prominent part of acting. Before I cheered for my high school team, I cheered competitively. This is where I

Me and You in the Poem Choosing My Name by Puamani Burgress

887 words - 4 pages disclose thus I have decided to write it Xxxxxx as it is made up of six letters. Xxxxxx is my favorite and preferred name because it connects me to my family, my culture and my land. In the poem, Puanani talks about her different name and their significance but ultimately identifies herself with her Hawaiian name. “ Chirstabella [is her] english name”. It is also her official name which she uses almost everywhere she goes. She says

Similar Essays

Socialization: Music And Me Essay

1129 words - 5 pages particularly the artist I discovered and fell in love with during my adolescence, has never changed and has provided me with the greatest self-socialization from amongst the varied mass media choices available. (Chapter 3 PowerPoint, slide 20) Gospel hymns were the largest part of the music I was exposed to from a young age, not only through exposure of radio, but because my mother, along with her younger brother, and my grandmother were part of a

Gospel: Music And Me Essay

1370 words - 5 pages anything, I have adhered to the genre of music I discovered during adolescence and am especially devoted to the artist I fell in love with over 20 years ago. Music has provided me the greatest self-socialization from amongst the varied mass media choices available. (Chapter 3 PowerPoint, slide 20) Gospel hymns were the largest musical genre I was exposed to by my family and surrounding microstructure growing up. I didn’t just listen to it on

Hold Me, I'm A Fermata. Research Paper On Music Education And The Effects Of Music Upon The Brain

1656 words - 7 pages Music education in the public school system is essential to the successful development of wisdom in young students. Personal and academic knowledge and confidence are greatly influenced by this musical understanding. Although the purely academic courses offered in today's school system challenge the mind to bring more intellect, "for many people, music is a release that is not found in any other class" (Lidh) thus allowing the mind to create

Me And My Sister Essay

1391 words - 6 pages friends around me. Listening to music, playing sports are also my favorite hobbies with which I spend some time every day.One of the most important people in my life, other than my parents, is my little sister. She is 10 years old and has been one of the best things that has ever happened to me. When I was seven years old, I remember talking to my parents about how badly I wanted a younger sibling. I wanted someone I could have fun with even if my