A model of musical dialogue

The progression of innovation & refinement to decadence

Feel free to change my music

I don’t see why anyone’s composition should be above question if it leads to more authentic music-making.

My relationship with Illinois

The album provides emotional continuity across the nearly 15 years it’s been in my life.

Extensive vs. intensive expression

What you can choose vs. what the music wants

Dreaming all the time

It’s like dreams are the stars, and conscious thought is the sun.

I want to be a budding naturalist

Trying to learn the names of local plants, animals, fungi, and rocks

Ramen recipe

This is how I like to make ramen.