Ears age differently. This is a plea: don’t assume – it can hurt.
Some aging ears need more loudness. For others, however, too-loud talking or music is painful. Not figuratively painful — pain painful, right in the ears, pretty damn close in. (more…)
A musician who contemplates what it is to be human runs up against pesky questions.
For this essay, a prophet is one who warns of urgent truths no matter the cost, and an entertainer structures leisure time for hire. Because this is a mix, not a simple dichotomy, the questions around the distinction can be pesky. (more…)