Becoming Visible: a performer learning how to see himself

By Nathan BirdOriginally published August 24, 2019, for patrons. The necklace of fake pearls is donned.  The white gloves have been put on.  It’s a toss-up whether ice cream scoopers or wooden spoons make the best microphones for 2-year-olds’ shows.  It matters not whether the stage is a little step stool or upturned Rubbermaid.  My…

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Thankful to Give | cover of Josh Groban’s “Thankful”|

It’s very easy to – even in this season of celebrating abundance and bounty – to feel intensely Not Enough….

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The Barber, the Baker, and the Open Space Maker

When you ask friends about how they met, their memories are FULL of the smallest details. In Stephens’ poem, that small detail is the daisies.

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