Gearing up for Fringe 2017

The 2107 Hamilton Fringe starts in less than two weeks!  From July 20 to July 29, we will perform my play The Lost Years at the Artword Artbar in Hamilton.  I’m excited and I’m freaking out. I’m excited to have a new play to show an audience.  My last play was three years ago.  Also,…

Genius Project Update #4

Although I regained a bit of equilibrium at the beginning of April, by the end of the month my schedule was impacted again because I was spending a lot of time looking for work or worrying about lack of work. On the positive side, I did find a job, so that is a concern that…

In Search of 1000 True Fans

Man, I love the internet!  Someone can write a blog and it can still have impact years later when someone like me stumbles across it.  Like a message in a bottle, waiting patiently for someone to discover it.  Last week, I stumbled across Kevin Kelly’s blog about 1000 True Fans (written in 2008). Basically, the…

Torn Coupons: The Musical

Sometimes you just have to act on an idea because it refuses to go away.  For a few years now, I’ve toyed with the idea of making my story Torn Coupons into a musical.  It’s crazy, of course, because I don’t know anything about musicals, except that I’ve seen a few and enjoyed some of…