A little cure for the Monday Blues

As might be obvious from some of my posts, I do have a day job — in the field of Medicare insurance — and from October 15 to December 7 every year, it’s the annual enrollment period, or what we like to refer to as our tax season. So… I’ve been working seven days a … Continue reading “A little cure for the Monday Blues”

Monday’s marvel: The unsinkable Cynthia Cohen

I started a new Monday thing of spotlighting my talented friends. Check out Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, and Part 4. Those covered a triple-threat actor, improv artist, and impressionist; a filmmaker, editor, and writer; an artist, writer, and actor; and a dramaturg, teacher, and mentor, respectively. This time around, we’re going to meet … Continue reading “Monday’s marvel: The unsinkable Cynthia Cohen”

Monday’s mentor to many: Che’Rae Adams

I started a new Monday thing of spotlighting my talented friends. Check out Part 1, Part 2 and Part 3. Those covered a triple-threat actor, improv artist, and impressionist; and a filmmaker, editor, and writer; and an artist, writer, and actor, respectively. This time around, we’re going to meet a friend of mine who helps … Continue reading “Monday’s mentor to many: Che’Rae Adams”

Monday morning: Meet Michael

I started a new Monday thing of spotlighting my talented friends. Check out Part 1 and Part 2. Those covered a triple-threat actor, improv artist, and impressionist; and a filmmaker, editor, writer respectively. This time around, we’re going for the finest of fine art. I first met Michael Lightsey almost two decades ago, at an … Continue reading “Monday morning: Meet Michael”

Monday chills and thrills: “Within” with Peter Bean

Last Thursday was personally momentous for me because I finished the first draft of The Rêves, which I’ve been serializing here, and am very happy with how it turned out. Fifty-eight chapters, nearly 150,000 words, and an incredibly diverse cast of characters. I like to describe it as “Magical realism meets hard SciFi with a … Continue reading “Monday chills and thrills: “Within” with Peter Bean”