I do wonder if I’m confusing. (But aren’t we all?)

My personality feels right but rigid. There’s times I try to be cool but I come off frigid. I open up when I’m in lights but feel uncomfortable in crowds. I dream about reaching new heights but rarely out loud. I play with insults for sport I take my ideas to court I’ve felt love […]

How I learned not to be a creep

It took a major crush who was also a best friend. I was “in love” with her. I can’t really tell you why I crushed on her so hard. She was beautiful, didn’t have lame conversations, laughed at my silliness. But that’s also what made her an even more important friend. Yes, I crushed on […]

My Interview With Lupe, proud mother of a professional mountain climber!

On a foggy Tuesday afternoon, I found myself outside what looked like a double-cabana-shack hybrid. I can’t fathom any architect that would design such an abode so I just assumed it was self built by the person I’m here to interview. As I waited for my interviewee to come back from her kitchen with a […]

The Tail Lights of a Moment

In your adult life, people tend to drive off more than walk out. Watching a car disappear around a corner or driving the car and seeing a house blend into the block is… well, tough. It’s tough. As a traveling performer, you feel it when you’ve been in a town for almost a week. You […]

She said…

She said making em laugh. She said knowing that there might be a couple in the audience. They went through a rough year or two. Needed a night out. They got a babysitter to watch their son. They got dressed for a rare date night. She said they planned out a fun night. She said […]