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Best Songs About Depression

I was listening to my ipod on shuffle today and Dar Williams’ “After All” came on and I got to thinking about how many songs I know that really reflect what it’s like when I experience depression.  Maybe it’s a little teenage-angst maudlin to be all, “OMG these songs really speak to meeee and my […]

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Loving and Grieving

One of the curses of love is that if you love someone enough, their pain becomes your pain. Friends, family members, significant others: the more people you love, the more chances you have to get your heart broken.  I’m speaking specifically of grief. In 2010, I had occasion to watch more than one person I […]