Robert K. Elder is the author of seven books, including 2016's Hidden Hemingway. His work has appeared in the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, The Boston Globe, Salon.com, and many other publications. He has worked for Sun-Times Media and Crain Communications, and is the founder of Odd Hours Media. He lives and writes in Chicagoland.
"The Mixtape of My Life takes you on a mysteriously magical
tour through the soundtrack of your (entire) life. Robert K. Elder
understands the soul-nourishing power of music, and he asks
questions that are fun, probing and surprisingly
evocative..."---Mark Caro, co-author, Take It to the Bridge:
Unlocking the Great Songs Inside You; author, The Foie Gras
"We all know that music is deeply intertwined with memory. The Mixtape of My Life is an astonishing tool for unlocking your long-forgotten histories."---Jason Bitner, author, Cassette From My Ex: Stories and Soundtracks of Lost Loves