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The Power of Talent

In 4th grade I learned a really valuable lesson about appreciating my talent and my uniqueness. I was taking piano lessons, but I was a poor student.  I preferred to play by ear but my teacher, of course, wanted me to learn to read music.  So while I was playing complicated songs by ear, she would force me to go back to my little dinky pieces in my piano book, which I struggled with because I wasn’t good at reading music. Several of my friends in school were also taking piano lessons from the same teacher.  When I talked to

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