Something to Cry About

Gord Downie with The Rheostatics, covering Mary Margaret O’Hara.

I’m terrified to listen.  He is one of very few celebrities I ever gave a shit about.  His ability to be so heartfelt, so poignant, yet accessible and unpretentious and fun as hell.



Today I scoured the city for inspiration.  Art left me empty, trains of thought hit dead ends.  And then my daycare provider sent me this song, saying my kid really liked it.