Break a Leg!

I’ve joined the theater. You can find me at select Seattle Repertory Theater performances this season. I’ll set the scene. Imagine you enter the auditorium, find your seat, browse the program, and settle in for a couple hours of live entertainment. The lights come up, the actors appear, and you join them on a dramatic, …

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Procrastination Day

Some mornings I wake up bursting with creative ideas. Snippets of first lines, snappy runs of dialogue, and scintillating short story ideas vie for attention. I fire up my laptop and pound away on the keyboard. Today is NOT one of those days. I don’t know why. I only know, I DON’T WANT TO. I …

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That song is an Oldie?

Did you hear that? The DJ called that song an oldie. Not one of my parent’s favorites, not one of my favorites, but one of my (now-grown) CHILDREN’s favorites. I’m not sure whether to scream, cry, or buy a walker. One of my Facebook friends posts classic tunes on his feed. I take another age-related …

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