First Staged Play Reading!

Thanks to Moving Parts and Stef Campion for hosting me for the play reading of my very first play. I wrote the first draft in three days. THREE DAYS. I am only saying this because I actually recommend setting seemingly impossible time limits on daunting tasks. It’s like training for the creative brain. I’ve taken [...]

Reinvention Land

In any given year, there are things we can control and there are things we can’t. This year, for me, there happened to be a few more things that I couldn’t control than I could which meant that the fine balance between feeling in control and feeling like my entire world - like THE entire [...]

See the Test for What It Is & Then, RUN…the Other Way…at Escape Velocity

There comes a moment when we think there’s no turning back. We think we’ve gone too far on the spectrum of adaptation, acceptance, settling. We’ve married the wrong man or woman. We’ve taken the wrong job. We moved into the wrong neighborhood. Our friends don’t suit us any longer, but it’s too late to change [...]

But the heart…

(Thanks IN-Q for the writing prompt on your #WordWednesday - always an inspiration) Letting the mind be free It wanders into clouds. It doesn't stay long there Until it finds a merry go round. It's grip noncommittal and loose, It's thrown off course into ferocious fiery fields where men steal rubies from the soul. This [...]

I See You

"Hello, my name is the one who is calling you," it says. I write that down during my brainstorming exercise I sometimes do in the mornings. Write down whatever comes into my head. Sometimes it's weird fucking drawings of a very pleased cat nibbling its paws or an overview of the dream that I had the [...]

“The Creative 13: A Weekend Into It All” June 15th – 17th, 2018 Application

I'd like to invite you and your creative bad self to apply for a weekend in Normandy for no fee besides the cost of getting there and lodging with me and twelve other beautiful souls. Arrive: Friday, June 15th, 2018   Depart: Sunday evening, June 17th, 2018 or Monday afternoon if you want. Location: Montgaudry, Lower [...]