you're a 3rd degree burns survivor, you're
a month or so into your 12 month
convalescence period after your accident, and you're starting to feel
as if you'd like to relieve the day to day boredom of the daily
washing, clipping and medicating.
There are so many
options for you to consider, all depending on just what
you feel like doing.
Would you like to
learn to play a musical instrument? If
your fingers are OK you qualify for almost every
instrument around. If your lips are also
OK, you could be into wind instuments.
got one thing that most people don't have! TIME!
is a great opportunity to do something that you've always dreamed
about doing, but have never had the time. Now
you've got the time, don't waste it.
taught myself to play the Clarinet
when I was recovering from my 3rd degree burns. It was great therapy
for my reconstructed bottom lip. I don't think that I was all that
good because our Border Collie named 'Dog' used to howl and howl. But
after a session of playing 'Memories', 'Misty' and a few Glen Miller
melodies I felt totally relaxed.
so very true, the old saying that 'Music
hath charms to sooth the savage breast'. It doesn't matter
if you're not a maestro yet, you will get incredible pleasure and
satisfaction from rendering your favorite pieces, and if you persist,
who knows where next?