…keep it going

Today the world comes together to show our appreciation for our planet, which when you really think about it is a silly concept. Not that we shouldn’t be appreciating our planet, but that we would concentrate all that caring into one day. Of course, we all care (some perhaps more than others).  But what the…

…Think About Today

Happy Easter, fellow crusaders! Happy Sunday to those who don’t celebrate, and feel free to borrow our holiday. We could all use an excuse to celebrate. Excuse this brief interruption to your holiday happenings, I promise this will only take a moment. Easter is about many things to many different people, but at its heart,…

…bring us together

On this first day of the Easter weekend (and last day of those resolutions), I thought it might be worth taking a moment to give ourselves a break (not from those resolutions, you’re nearly there). But I know we still have a day to go until the big day, so I don’t want to make…

…Put It All Out There

How we communicate is something that fascinates 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 anxiety…

…priez pour nous

Yesterday, the world watched as one of the most iconic, historic, and beloved pieces of architecture was destroyed. Hymns were sung, tears were shed, and history was mourned as the Cathedral of Notre Dame in Paris was engulfed in flames. As nearly a thousand years of history burned before us on television, social media, and…

…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…