Agnes Obel’s Schizophrenic Tao

Scribble and Muse

“Down by the river where everybody goes to be alone, we will run.”

I was entranced by Obel’s “Riverside.” It is both sweetly and darkly melodic as it paints a picture that is both serene and schizophrenic. The combination is seductive. I find myself wanting to run as part of a “we” in a place where everyone goes “to be alone.”

Can isolation and community be found in the same place? According to Agnes, it can.

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