Posts Tagged ‘Tony Melendez’

You’ve Gotta Play the Foot You’re Dealt

January 10, 2009

Tony Melendez was born in Nicaraugua without any arms. At age sixteen, he began learning how to play the guitar . . . with his feet! 

When Melendez played before the Pope in 1987, the Pope approached him from the stage to kiss him in appreciation.

Tony now lives in Branson, Missouri, and works as a full-time musician.

People like Tony inspire me. I can’t imagine facing such a challenge. Yet what choice do we have but to accept whatever life brings our way? We must find the courage to (more…)