“My dad sat me down and said, ‘All art comes from the dark side,’...and if you choose a creative life, then you’re choosing to reside in the darkness. I don’t know where he’s getting that from. Maybe he was high or something. But that really has stayed with me.”

by Emily Green · October 14, 2010

    -Sufjan Stevens on being a musician to the NY Times

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