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Making your message sing…

Marsh Wren, Hill Road Marsh, Tule Lake National Wildlife Refuge, California

  I worked for many years for a union of performers. Voice performers. Video game performers. Film and television performers. Stunt performers. Actors. Spending time with professional performers taught me a lot (and not just how to project). They are listeners, observers of life. And they are also professionals who know how to rehearse and […]

Karate Lessons

karate kids

Recently I arrived to pick up my son at his karate class a bit early. As I hung out watching the tail end of his lesson, I found myself thinking about how in martial arts small, seemingly subtle moves can be extremely powerful, when the technique is right. Which got me thinking about what my […]

Simple is Powerful


I did my undergrad degree in English Literature. I couldn’t possibly tally the number of wisecracks that have been made about my limited career prospects. But I have absolutely no regrets about my academic choices. The reality is that my degree taught me how to write effectively, and most of all how to make strong, clear […]