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After the staged reading of Raggedy’s Kingdom… It’s taken me a week to recover. It may seem odd to say that … since it was such a huge success! All that worry from the weeks before when I was dreaming … Continue reading

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Play Seeds: How They Come

I’ve recently been in a drafting frenzy of productivity with my writing. It’s fantastic, but it got me thinking on my walk home from the subway about the difference between the way plays strike me. Most of the time the … Continue reading

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Being Ill: Social Stigma and Lonely as Heck

I’ve seen a few more plays (The Flood Thereafter and Venus in Fur both at CanStage plus a play reading at University of Toronto) in the past week, heard Jhumpa Lahiri speak, but it’s been harder to drag myself to the computer … Continue reading

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An Ode to the Cinema

I love going to the movies. I’ve forgotten how much I like it. As I prepare for graduate school and the big cross-country/crossing borders move, I’ve been doing my best to preserve all of the money I make at my … Continue reading

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Undergraduate: Completed

Technically, I’m not officially finished with my undergraduate degree at Rice University. My final grades aren’t in and I haven’t donned the cap and gown and walked out of the Lovett Hall Sallyport. To embark upon the world beyond the … Continue reading

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Ode to Harry, a Lost Character

I have to erase one of my favorite characters from my first play, the play that named this blog. When my advisor/mentor first said I should take the play down to two characters, my heart cried out for Harry. I … Continue reading

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Embracing the Unexpected

I suppose I have been too busy taking my own advice to post promptly this week . . . I did attempt to strike a better balance, in some ways.  Mostly it meant devoting more time to work earlier in … Continue reading

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Learning to Love London

Originally posted September 26, 2011. As I said in my first post, I haven’t been settling into London as well as I thought I would.  Going solo to Bath helped boost my confidence, but I still feel a little out of … Continue reading

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