Our eldest son, the creative three-year-old Morgan (whose name was inspired by the black-ops Interpol spy Alex Morgan), has temporarily grown out of his Bond-theme music phase. Instead, obsessed with Sting and The Police, I hear Sending out an SOS blaring from the stereo a dozen times a day. SOS is soon followed by Roxanne, Every Little Thing She Does is Magic, and De Doo Doo Doo, De Dah Dah Dah.
While Morgan takes us through his rock concert poses, strumming the ukelele atop our coffee table, rhythmically singing Sting's lyrics and tapping his feet, I've had ample opportunity to consider what it is about the iconic British singer's style that has been so enduring.
Here's what Sting can teach the rest of us mere mortals.Read More