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Digging For Fire

"Sometimes, two things are true at the same time. The world is grim and hilarious; the future is bright and unthinkable; you are sad, but you are dancing; you are home, but it is not the same." For weeks, as I tumbled this poetic truism over and over and over in my...

The Apogee Of Coronavirus

There are magical moments every morning these days. This is one. The girls are seated and still (for now) in their makeshift classrooms: plastic folding tables and antique chairs salvaged from the basement. They're tapping away at their Chromebooks. Elsie is smiling...

Love In The Time Of Coronavirus

"I wish I wasn't born during this time!" "Everything started getting bad when the coronavirus showed up!" "It's ruining my life!" The walls have closed in on all of us here in Greenville, Delaware. Streets are empty. Skies are quiet. Schools are shuttered. Storefronts...

This Is Not A Test

Flashback: New York City, January 2020. I planned the "Only You (DJ Latenight Remix)" release for Valentine's Day (duh), and needed a simple music video idea quickly. What we came up with now feels eerily prescient. "What if it's like a Warhol screen test?" my pal...

Digging For Fire

"Sometimes, two things are true at the same time. The world is grim and hilarious; the future is bright and...

The Apogee Of Coronavirus

The Apogee Of Coronavirus

There are magical moments every morning these days. This is one. The girls are seated and still (for now) in their...

Sunny On These Days

Tonight's my first rock show in more than a year, and I'm a little bit freaked. Other than "A Holiday Benefit, Vol....

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Baby Brain

I'm 38,000 feet over Albuquerque, New Mexico, when the newborn in 8B begins crying. I can hear it all -- including the...

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Bears Have Thick Fur

When I woke up, the sheets were peeled back, my wife was gone, and in her place a small, toy bear was blurting out to...

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