I think I have to trust that you end up with the person you're supposed to end up with, and that everything in between is there to teach you stuff.
I think that when you're making your way up in the music industry, you have all these heroes and the reasons why they are your heroes. As soon as you get into the industry, your guidelines change a little bit. For me, my heroes now are great people first and great artists second.
I've never thought about songwriting as a weapon. I've only thought about it as a way to help me get through love and loss and sadness and loneliness and growing up.
Even if you're happy with the life you've chosen, you're still curious about the other options.
George Allen, Sr.