- 2 years ago
The conversations we have with ourselves either facilitate or slow down the pursuit to understand potential. It is not the external obstacles that determine one’s path, rather, the process of working with the challenges that accompany all of us who want to “go for it” in life.
Nicholas McCarthy was born in 1989 without his right hand and only began to play the piano at the late age of 14.
In This Episode:
-Overcoming a late start to playing the piano
-The confidence his parents instilled in him from early age
-Visualizing the thing he was told he couldn’t do
-His process for embracing challenge
-Using imagery as a guide for performing in new venues
-Why he loves the piano
-The transition from amateur to pro
-The meaning behind anything is possible
-How he deals with his inner critic
-Belief as a word that cuts to the center of what he stands for
-Creating a relationship with his fans through music
-Exercise as a method for staying mentally strong