Today I participated in a pretty cool little event: #askacomposer on Twitter, organized by There were some really interesting questions asked, and some equally interesting answers given. I thought it was a really fun time, and look forward to the next askacomposer day!

Of course, it can be awkward when you’re limited to 140 characters – especially when you’re as prolix as I can be! So over the next few days, I intend to re-answer some of the questions that resonated with me right here on the blog.