New York City is now officially a new epicenter of the pandemic, with 7,530 confirmed cases in the city as of this morning, a rapid rise from less than 800 cases of last week. At least 45 people have died. The city’s Mayor, Bill DeBlasio, said in a press conference yesterday, “I hate to say … READ MORE > “Any Denial Still Happening At Government Levels Now Is A Crime!”
Occasionally I get requests from friends to write songs about certain topics. Here’s the thing, dear friends:
I don’t write what people want me to write.
I don’t write what I want me to write, either.
I only write what moves me. And what that is, I never know until it happens.
In Song Two (On The Edge) – Version 2, there’s a part where my voice got hoarse, it’s when I sang “right on the edge” the third time in the song. Every time I Iisten to the song, my ears wait for it, counting: “I’m on the edge, ONE,… I’m on the … READ MORE > “Beautiful Imperfections”
People keep telling me that my songs are so sad. The other night a friend repeated that, and I got blazing mad!
I guess I just didn’t want to feel afraid of writing sad songs. I didn’t want to have to think – whenever I write or sing a new song – whether people are … READ MORE > ““But They Are All Sad Songs!””