Stop and Eat the Roses

Lately my life has been very full – full of writing, researching, creating curriculum, teaching three improv classes per week, planning an upcoming 10-week creative writing intensive… Basically, I’ve had the bandwidth to work and to take care of myself and my dog. But not a whole lot in between. Which, of course, is very…Read more »

Creative Writing Workshop!

I’ve just finished writing the curriculum for my upcoming creative writing workshop and I’m so freakin’ excited. It will be each week for 10 weeks starting in October.  Our focus will be on short story, but first chapters of longer works will also be accepted. In this in-depth 10-week course, you’ll… – Become an expert…Read more »

What’s Your Life Like?

This was the question I woke up thinking on repeat – you know how brains do that, sometimes? I’d just had a very familiar dream. Like every time, he was there – wearing a prosthetic, in good spirits, healthy, laughing. Like every time, the feeling was choice. Do I follow this path? Do I still know…Read more »

New Workshops Coming to Austin!

I have some really cool series coming up for the late summer / early fall: August: – Improv Level 1 Class – Tuesdays starting August 6 – Improv Level 2 Class – Mondays starting August 5 – Improv Level 3 Class – Thursdays starting August 22 Each of these courses are six-week series, and are…Read more »

Women – Do Less (To Achieve More)

We live in a culture that tells us to do more – almost all the time. If we’re not getting the results we want – in work, in family, in friendship, with our health and fitness – our culture tells us that it’s because we’re not doing or trying hard enough. It’s no accident that…Read more »

Like Constellations

For whatever reason, I have had the life I’ve had and you, the one you’ve had. From my first breath on this earth to my first day of kindergarten; the first time I shaved my legs to my first kiss; my first heartache to my first time moving away from home –  – every single…Read more »