Musically Illiterate Man Learns How to Play the Violin in a Little Over 13 Hours You know how growing up everyone told you that "practice makes perfect," and to "follow your dreams." December 14, 2016 by the Editors Leave a Comment shares Well, Mike Boyd is the embodiment of those ideals. Mike Boyd is our hero. The role of men is changing in the 21st century. Want to keep up? Get the best stories from The Good Men Project delivered straight to your inbox, here.