[Editor's note: Throughout their week of blogging, Caspar and Kate have invited questions from their readers and fans. To close out the week, we're presenting a few of the questions, along with Caspar and Kate's answers.]
Jeffrey B.: What's it like when you're not working? What do you do and think about?
Caspar: That is an interesting question! In some ways I am never not working. I am always hearing things in the world that make my musical song machine turn on in my brain. A little hum from a distant lawnmower or the click-click of a turn signal in a rented truck can get the songs flowing!
I just finished reading a book by Eckhart Tolle called The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment. The take-away from the book is that life gets really really rich when you slow down. So I do. If I have to do something that has nothing to do with songwriting I just slow down and get deep into ...