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A Love Like That

Dogma unnerves me: this much incense; that many Hail Marys; say this, do that; kneel, stand, pray; it positions believers as in or out, amongst us or not, righteous or otherwise.Mine is a more cacophonous faith: messier, more colorful, more inclusive.I think Bo...

Kiss On Your List

For as long as I can remember, music has provided a light I cannot resist: goosebumps, tears, revelation; there is no stronger force. This has never been truer than the last twelve, impossible and inspiring months. I have written an album's worth of new songs. But...

Friends & Neighbors Holiday Benefit

According to the Mayo Clinic, more than 3 million Americans suffer from seasonal affect disorder (SAD, obvs) a mood disorder characterized by depression that typically occurs in climates where there is less sunlight at certain times of the year. By this weekend,...

Rob Markman: Triumph & Tears

Rob Markman impressed me from the jump. Born in Flatbush, Brooklyn, Rob put himself through Hunter College working in the mailroom of a tween fashion catalogue. His supervisor dissuaded him from trying to move to the copy department despite the fact that he was...
Kiss On Your List

Kiss On Your List

For as long as I can remember, music has provided a light I cannot resist: goosebumps, tears, revelation; there is no...

Rob Markman: Triumph & Tears

Rob Markman: Triumph & Tears

Rob Markman impressed me from the jump. Born in Flatbush, Brooklyn, Rob put himself through Hunter College working in...

Give Thanks

Give Thanks

At some point in the hours prior to the Thanksgiving dinners of our childhood, our mother would whisper to Chris and...

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Vote “Yes”

This election has been different for me than any prior. But not in the way you think. Thirty years ago, on the...

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