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Book review: And Two Boys Booed, by Judith Viorst, pictures by Sophie Blackall

Viorst, Judith. Pictures by Sophie Blackall. And Two Boys Booed. Margaret Ferguson Books, 2014. 978-0-374-30302-0. 4-8 yrs. $16.99. P.9, Q. 9.

Sweater inching ever higher to cover his face as it gets closer to his turn to sing at the talent shows the boy isn’t one bit scared. 57 more words

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March 25, 2015

March 25, 2015

Pre-performance Nerves
almost incapacitate…

What if I fuck up???


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Stage Fright (2014)

Not to be confused with Stage Fright (1950) directed by the master of suspense himself, Alfred Hitchcock.

Or the (apparently) cult classic Italian film from 1987* 465 more words


Stage fright

Our editor for The Queen of the Sky Who Rules Over All the Gods,  Rebecca Buchanan sent out the manuscript for the book tonight. It took me a good ten minutes to open the email, and another twenty to start going through the manuscript on my Kindle. 598 more words


The Gift of Bravery

I recently had a birthday. A big one. My wife planned an amazing weekend of meals, shows, and events, and I really felt loved. One of the most surprising gifts of all, however, was seeing my son up on stage, being the gutsiest kid I know. 629 more words


Amanda Seyfried has stage fright

Actress Amanda Seyfried has always been “scared s**tless” about performing on stage, but she finally feels that she’s ready to make her theatre debut.



My Scholastic Talent Part 2

There’s a saying that goes “The pen is mightier than the sword” it’s one of my favourites. Lately I’ve fought off sommany demons that were haunting me from my past, I’ve dealt with so many skeletons in my closet, simply by putting in words my deepest feelings. 529 more words