If you're in Chicago and you want to see me engage in a competitive live lit bout (vs. the great Jeremy Owens of You're Being Ridiculous) come to the Hideout Inn next Tuesday at 7pm. Venue information and link to purchase tickets is here (and live/working). Bumping this up the page. Come out, Chicago! ❤
Hi readers, I've started writing a series of posts about caring for mental health while engaging with the rocky political situation in the US over at my Patreon site. Financial support is always appreciated (and how we get to not look at ads when we hang out here), but this particular content is free for anyone … Continue reading The Half-Assed Activist, Chicago Storytelling Events (with 1 reschedule, hence the re-post), and other links.
I wrote this to maybe read at last night's (EPIC!) Story Club, but the name-draw for open mic slots did not go my way. Still, I didn't want it to go to waste. So here, without ado (and without comments enabled , b/c it's a performance piece, not a discussion piece) you go. Notes From A … Continue reading Notes From A Boner
Hello, everyone! I'm not quite ready to be back to regular blogging yet, but I have some essay-type readings coming up that I wanted to put on the calendar.Thursday, November 7, 2013Story Club - North Side Holiday Club, 4000 N Sheridan Rd.Open mic signup at 7:30 pm Show starts at 8Theme is "thanks."Tuesday, December 17, 2013Story … Continue reading Upcoming Chicago Readings
Hello, readers. My friend Anuradha Rana and her colleague Doris Rusch are looking for documentary subjects and collaborators for a transmedia (game, audio, video) project on emotional health and wellbeing among young people. She is a regular reader of the blog and asked me to share her project and call for volunteers with the community here. Here … Continue reading Transmedia Project on Emotional Health & Wellbeing – Chicago