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Little Updates

I haven’t been writing as much as I had hoped lately.  I sort of hit a really rough patch around the end of June (one of these days I’ll get around to a post on mental health) and it’s been an uphill battle since.  672 more words


From Teck Geek to Artist--An Interview with California Jack Cassidy

Q. How did you get into playwriting?

I lived most of my life as a contented software engineer. Things suddenly changed when I took an acting class from Janet Hayatshahi – the wonderful actor/director who got her Masters degree at UCSD. 700 more words

Playwrights Blog

S. Epatha Merkerson, Lillias White to team up in Porter play

NEW YORK (AP) — “Kinky Boots” star Billy Porter’s new play has attracted some fearsome talent — Emmy Award-winner S. Epatha Merkerson and Tony Award-winner Lillias White. 162 more words


Letter: Suffering for art: An actress speaks

Below is a letter I wrote that was originally published on Broad Street Review: click here 

Dear Jackie Atkins:

I recently stumbled across “The La Bohème syndrome,” in which you attack what you call the romantic but masochistic notion that great art requires suffering. 646 more words

Previously Published On Broad Street Review