…Put It All Out There

How we communicate is something that’s always fascinated me. That shouldn’t be a surprise, as a writer (and human), that’s basically my job (and life). In the digital age, communication has become simultaneously straightforward and streamlined and more chaotic and confusing than ever before. I’m sharing this not because I want to have a group…

…Work Around

Well, it’s Monday again. This one feels a bit different. Maybe it’s the spring weather. Perhaps it’s the looming Tax Day deadline. Or it could be the fact that “Game of Thrones” finally returned last night. This is a spoiler-free zone, so if you were trapped under something heavy or were otherwise engaged last night…

…Break the Fall

There’s one more sleep until the “Game of Thrones” season premiere, and I have a small confession to make. I’m not ready. Allow me to clarify. Technically, I’m ready. I’ve got my 20+ storylines sorted out. The cliffhanger ending of season seven is seared into my brain. But emotionally, I am not good.

…fan out

As we all sit on the cusp of the final season of “Game of Thrones” and soak in the new Star Wars trailer (and I sit in the middle of a Star Wars Celebration weekend here in Chicago) fandoms are very much on my mind. Although to be fair, fandoms are almost always on my…

…Take a Stab at It

There are only three more sleeps till “Game of Thrones” is FINALLY back!!! It’s so close you can practically feel the chill of winter’s return…or perhaps that’s just left over from yesterday’s snow (spring is a lie). In spite of our close proximity, the imminent nature of the end does not seem real. Perhaps it’s…

…spend a little time

As you may have heard, a little show on FX made its debut yesterday. And one episode in, “Fosse/Verdon” is the stuff of theater lovers’ dreams. “Sweet Charity” and “Cabaret” and Sondheim, oh my. The musical theater history (and present) name dropping that happened in the first ten minutes was out of this world… Needless…