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Theatre in a Watery World

It’e been so hot, muggy, and downright tropical here in New England, for days, that it got me wondering…how come there is no theatre in the pool or other water-based setting? We have plenty of sports that translate to the … Continue reading

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Mika Lovefest Continues

As my readers know by now, Mika’s “We Are Golden” is featured in Bit Players, Bullies and Righteous Rebels. The Mika song “Popular” actually has not a thing to do with the Bit Players books, but hey, it’s my blog … Continue reading

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P.S. on Mika Bash-Up

I challenge you to sit still during this song! All the high school seniors I know are already restless for prom, graduation, and the rest of their lives, and it’s only March. Channel that pent-up energy into a good old … Continue reading

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Mika Bash-Up

Back to Mika, for those who remember my post about this awesome, frantic, multi-talented star. It’s been too long since I posted a lyric video to go with the Bit Players series. This one is for the graduation scene in … Continue reading

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Flying & The Stage

Attempt at wisdom for the day: Flying is a lot like performing on stage. You prep and prep, check and check, and when you finally take off on opening night, and start to soar, it’s exhilarating, As the show continues, … Continue reading

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Learning from John Green

I recently finished reading Will Grayson, Will Grayson by John Green and David Levithan (incredible book about love; if you haven’t read it, you should). In Chapter 17, there’s a line that made me stop and think about “life” – … Continue reading

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Goodreads Contest Winners Announced

Congratulations to Carolyn in North Carolina; Shannon in Texas; Valerie in South Dakota; Chelsea in Alberta, Canada; and Emma in the U.K. (West Midlands), for winning free copies of Bit Players, Bullies and Righteous Rebels through the goodreads contest! Your … Continue reading

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Endings

As 2012 nears to its close, it seems appropriate to post some lines from Bit Players 1 about the elation of working within a group to create something special, something I hope the country sees more of in 2013 than we … Continue reading

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Lady Gaga and Tolerance for the Holidays

In honor of the holidays and the desperate need for love, tolerance and forgiveness in this world today, here’s a look back at Lady Gaga’s video for “Born This Way”. Refresher: starts out with a somewhat abstract and confusing, somewhat … Continue reading

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Definition of Tosser

Today’s words of wisdom from Sadie Perkins: “Tosser equals wanker equals jerk.” If you’re a Brit or count one as a good friend, you know of what she speaks.

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