Word Choices!

I came across this video on my Twitter feed this afternoon:http://www.playbill.com/article/who-is-chris-evans-playing-on-broadwayGo ahead and watch. It's not very long. I'll wait. Yes, it's a press launch/ preview video for Lobby Hero, a Kenneth Lonergan play starring Chris Evans, which opens on Broadway in March. Yes, I'm going to see it. Yes, it feeds my interest in Broadway, … Continue reading Word Choices!

February’s always been a weird month for me

February's always been a weird month for me.It's the dead of winter up here in the northeast, with very up and down temperatures and strange weather altogether. During adolescence and up into my early twenties, I used go into an almost-legendary annual February depression. Thinking back on it, I think it was mostly Seasonal Affective … Continue reading February’s always been a weird month for me

What Does That Say?: A Family Tree Odyssey

On Sunday, February 4th, there was an episode of the show Victoria on PBS--Victoria being the show that fills the Downton Abbey and The Crown-filled holes in my need for British costume dramas--which dealt with the Irish Potato Famine. I watched it with extreme interest and a bit of trepidation. Since the show is about the … Continue reading What Does That Say?: A Family Tree Odyssey


It's time for IWSG--the Insecure Writer's Support Group. We post our writerly insecurities and release them to the world on the first Wednesday of every month. Check us out here.This month's question: What do you love about the genre you write in most often?I'm in the midst of exploring other genres right now, actually. I have … Continue reading IWSG Feb