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 »

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 »

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 »

So I haven’t slept all night…

If this were a Buzzfeed article, something really exciting would follow this. “I haven’t slept all night – wait til’ you hear why!” “I haven’t slept all night – Wow are these sex moves hot!” “I haven’t slept all night – I’m Cheating on my Husband!” You know. Something like that. Unfortunately, this is not…Read more »

Okay, So It’s Been a Minute…

And by minute, I mean, about a year. Here’s a very succinct recap of what I’ve been up to, just to catch you up: RelationshipsTravelingHangingoutwithmydogHikingTakingWalksInTheRain ClimbingTreesImprovTeachingImprovStartingABusinessMovingAwayFromTheBusiness SpendingTimeWithFriendsAndFamilyFallingInLoveMovingInRedecoratingEatingBreakfast WritingArticlesResearchingFreestylingMakingArtMeditatingReadingWatchingTheGreatBritishBakingShow SwimmingBartonSpringsMoreGreatBritishBakingShowGettingOffTwitterGettingBackonTwitterGetting BackIntoWritingDoingLaundryGettingNewBedding I think that about sums it up. So onto new things: as you can see, I am back on the blog, baby! If you’re being…Read more »

Introducing: My New Company!!!

Lately I’ve been taking an intentional step back from Author Things and focusing more on the side of Connection Things. What that looks like: spending more time with my friends, really diving deeply into community, stepping more into leadership and facilitation, and, as of today – starting a company! My good friend, Scott Gregory and…Read more »