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Nick Drake And the Gift of Existential Solitude

The fecund and creative machinery of permanent sadness

Photo Credit: Nick Drake by Keith Morris, © estate of Keith Morris www.keithmorrisphoto.co.uk

Why does everything make more sense when it comes from isolation and lonely places, if not drugs and narcotics? Why do we love the voice of our favorite musicians more as they delve deeper into anti-depressants? As an avid music listener, you probably have heard a song or two by Nick Drake and…

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That eerie noise in your head, what if it’s forever? You need self-help! Self-help through gong and hum.