Writing a novel, another collection of short stories, and another folk album. Seeking a literary agent. I have a new band that I'm very excited about! Check out The Copper Still Who do you know that wants to publish a book of haiku?
Music is a force that transcends linguistic boundaries. It brings people together, makes kids smarter, and has the power to wake Alzheimer's patients from their dementia. I believe in the healing power of sound.
Nothing feels better than singing at the top of my lungs! I am a keeper of the American folk tradition. I am a singer, songwriter, pianist and guitarist. I give patient and encouraging music lessons in all of these mediums.
In the days before the internet, before television, there was performance. Every culture in the known world has a tradition of performance. It is with stories, song and dance that we originally kept our history.
I feel at home on the stage. I have hosted a number of open-mic nights. I juggle and dance with fire poi. I perform dramatic readings of short stories, slam poems, and lead groups in song. I enjoy collaborating.