You need to understand your audience. If you record as a purist, you need to pitch your music to purists - Almost exclusively. Because most of us want to hear pop/rock/blues/hip-hop/indie alt/etc music where everything is tight and in tune
What are some things we can do to keep that light shining within us? God, that sounds cheesy.
How to not be late. Can it really be that simple? Not sure how long it takes to get somewhere? Open google maps (**** apple maps, Steve Job's ghost gives terrible directions) see how long it takes to get to your destination and add fifteen minutes.
Trying to get to the next level? You need someone to help you get there! Duh. What do Spotify playlists and open mic nights have in common? Gatekeepers and Key masters. Let's go find out where Zuul is.
Not drinking enough water is like asking for a plant to bear fruit without giving it any water. It's kind of silly!
If you notice a lack of professionalism in somebody and you keep using that person and getting frustrated, that is not on them that is on you.