And if you don't believe the sun will rise, stand alone and greet the coming night in the last remaining light.
There's something about losing friends, particularly young people, where it's not something that you get over. I don't believe there's a healing process.
I never wrote music or arranged songs or lyrics when I was under the influence of anything but coffee. That's not gone away.
What's important is to get into shape and then not to have to worry about it. I don't want to get on stage and not being able to do something. Not being physically fit doesn't work for me.
If I'm going to go out to be a solo artist, it's because I want to do something different without having to wait on someone else's schedule or hobbies or be limited by other people's prejudices. I'd be kind of stupid not to exercise that.