Category Archives: Music

Compulsion to create

About six years ago a policeman led me down some concrete stairs to the windowless jail beneath the police station. He brought me into a room, more like a closet, with no door and fingerprinted me. While I pressed and

Compulsion to create

About six years ago a policeman led me down some concrete stairs to the windowless jail beneath the police station. He brought me into a room, more like a closet, with no door and fingerprinted me. While I pressed and

Evoking the human soul

What is it about writing that can so strike a chord in us? Be so instantaneously meaningful? Move us in ways that are so mysterious as to evoke a kind of momentary transcendence? And isn’t it wonderful when we come

Evoking the human soul

What is it about writing that can so strike a chord in us? Be so instantaneously meaningful? Move us in ways that are so mysterious as to evoke a kind of momentary transcendence? And isn’t it wonderful when we come