Category Archives: Gratitudes and Thank Yous

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It occurs to me that when I was writing about the show last week, I may accidentally have created a false sense of opposition¬†between the gifts the production gave me and the insights I was exploring around fatness and self-hatred. … Continue reading

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Use Your Words

It’s like I’ve forgotten how to write right now. As with so many autobiographical things I say here on JALC (auto-blogographical?), that statement has a bit of hyperbole to it. In the workplace context, I am as verbose with the … Continue reading

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Reading the Silence

So I’ve been trying to figure out what I might end up doing as my next show, now that I’ve decided to prioritize hobbies theatrical over hobbies choral in my life. Reading audition notices, calculating estimate commuting times from home … Continue reading

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Back Like a Found Penny

Once again, a longer pause than intended. Any number of reasons that don’t require listing off–at least not in a “justifying my absence” kind of way. There may indeed be a few of those reasons that get unwound as threads … Continue reading

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Down the Rabbit Hole

I’ve talked now and again about working as non-profit fund-raiser, and how that means every now and again I fall down the rabbit hole of some big proposal cycle. Well, it happened again. One of those perfect storm combination of … Continue reading

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Assorted Updates

Yeah, the most boringest of boring titles. Sometimes that’s just how things go… Lots of different shifts and movements in areas of my life, and instead of trying to do the grand interweaving thing right now, I’m just going to … Continue reading

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Midterm Day

I got up early so I could be at my polling place by 8 this morning. This wasn’t because I was trying to beat any rush or get ahead of the line — I understand that by moving from the … Continue reading

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