Short and Sweet

I’m making good on my promise to myself to update this blog once a week…. Read More

They Call Me Patches: A Psoriasis Story

A lot of great things have been happening in my life lately. I’m getting married…. Read More

10 Steps to Homeownership

I am in the process of buying a condo. It is way more stressful and… Read More

Am I Just Getting Older or Are Rock Concerts Getting More Intolerable?

I went to go see Toro Y Moi yesterday with Mario. If you don’t know… Read More

Lent: Giving Up on Being a Manchild

I have always prided myself on my whimsy. At the not-so-tender age of 31, I… Read More

February Is the Cruelest Month

Tough Shit Eliot got it wrong. February is the cruelest month. It is cold. It… Read More

Writer’s Block: Myth or Sinister Mind Demon

There are writers out there who amaze me in their ability to constantly and consistently… Read More

Facebook Envy

Social media is great, right? Because it connects us all and we can share all… Read More

Flying Without A Net: Off-Book vs. On-Book Storytelling

When I first started performing, I had to educate myself on theatre terminology, including the… Read More

In the Hot Seat with Write Club

I was recently interviewed by Write Club, one of Chicago’s flagship live lit events. The… Read More