Three Colors: Blue begins in abstraction. Swells of thick sound, punctuated by moments of gasping air, ride alongside a tire pushing against pavement. Hands out of a car window, grasping bright blue foil blowing in the wind. Faces washed over by headlights. A young man’s face, waiting eagerly for the next car’s potential ride, framed against thick fog. […]
Till now, madness has been thought a small island in an ocean of sanity. I am beginning to suspect that it is not an island at all but a continent. The history of mental illness is a fickle one. Like the patients in its asylums’ small cells, it tosses and turns between the external and […]
Is there something special about today? Is it supposed to be a holiday or something?
I once had a band tell me a recording I’d done with them “was not the best session I’d ever done.” That comment just confused me. Recently I was searching for some video of the band The Low Anthem and their cover of the Tom Waits’ song Home I’ll Never Be. In pursuit, I came […]