|Photo by Tatiana Craine|
|L-R: Cardboard Prince and a soon-to-be-former City Pages Music Editor|
At age six, I wanted to play professional soccer when I grew up. At seven, I dreamed of becoming an editorial cartoonist. At 15, I considered politics. At 20, I finally started heeding suggestions that I should write about music for a living. At some point after that, the idea of working for City Pages -- a paper I'd picked up and scoured since my teen years -- came into focus.
At no point did I predict all of the factual corrections, the thousands of publicist emails, and moving eight times in a decade. But on my last day as City Pages' music editor, here we are.More »