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Year in Review: 29 Couldn’t Wait

My 28th year has been finished for a while, but 29 couldn’t wait to begin. I haven’t had a moment to pause and take stock until now, a whole month later. So what happened? Some fun, fulfilling things: Embraced urban … Continue reading

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#31days31plays Last Week

It was harder to pick just one from the last week (and a bit) of #31days31plays. Here’s the final “play” I wrote: Park. BOY and GIRL sit on a bench. BOY: It’s the last day. No response. BOY: How do … Continue reading

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#31days31plays Week 3

I didn’t think that these short plays would capture anything but my silliest thoughts. This play from Thursday morning October 18th does capture something more. OLIVIA, young woman, kneels before a wishing well. OLIVIA: Please help me. Please, please. I … Continue reading

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#31days31plays Week 2

The second week got creepier… in a good way. It included Ophelia resuscitated on a spaceship in the future. And a last minute finish for Day 14–but not a day missed yet. A basement bunker. Two women sleep on cots. … Continue reading

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#31days31plays Week 1

I wrote a (1 page or more) play every day for the past week. It was just the beginning. Here’s one of those days: TONI stands outside of a closed bathroom door. Waiting impatiently to use the facilities. They lean … Continue reading

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Healing: Year in Review

I started year in review to show off all the things I accomplished in my first year in Toronto. The one where I packed in as much life experience as possible into twelve months. This year was not like that. … Continue reading

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A Threshold Year, in Review

There’s no one way to categorize or describe my 26th year. Some big things went as planned, others threw me for a complete loop. Looking back, it went by so fast… It feels like the culmination of lots of hard … Continue reading

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Transmission- Help us launch

I love working on Transmission because it’s all about dreaming BIG. Unlike the other independent productions I’ve worked on, Transmission promises to push the boundaries of what we can pack into one theatrical production. Though I love writing for black … Continue reading

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The List – What You Consider Great Art

When I called out for great art, you responded in spades. 13 responses before I even went to bed that night! I’ve read/watched a few (marked with stars), but there are so many more here than I will be able … Continue reading

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Follow the Playwright–Me!

I’m off social media for the month of July (at least, we’ll see how this goes…), but I was BIG on social media in June– For Friday June 17th of the 2016 Canadian Writers’ Summit, the Playwrights Guild of Canada … Continue reading

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