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I wanted to stay out of political discourse, but these are dangerous times…

TRUMP IS THE AMERICAN MORAL PETRI DISH FROM HELL I’ve been traveling a bit lately, and I see how defeated everyone is by Trump’s endless and egregious immorality. The second he comes up — and he comes up often — folks say, “I can’t even talk about him any more. It makes me sick to my stomach.” And his echo chamber of loud bullies parrots the inflammatory lies of Fox News and struts across the stage thumping their chests while […]

A beautiful photo that I just want to share

This showed up on my facebook page today.  I thought I would share it with you, partly because it is so beautiful and partly because I want all artists and young people who dream of being musicians, writers, painters, dancers — artists of any sort at all — to be aware of this new book of mine, Dancing with the Gods.  It was written to reveal some of the joys and challenges that a life in the arts offers.  I […]