Yup. Still my favorite President.
How I love it when TJ won’t stand for shenanigans.
Suzanne Farrell has always had a power over me. Rarely have I watched her dance with out being moved to tears. This solo is a favorite.
(And I have a theory that the above inspired this bit of score. Can’t prove it but, come on.)
Thank god for her.
My name is Charlene deGuzman and I am a former sex worker.
I taught myself at a very young age that I must sexualize myself in order to be loved. I couldn’t help it - my father had centerfolds of naked women collaged on the walls of our garage and in every room of the house. (They were…
I am proud to call this woman my friend.
Here’s a fun one. I have had nonconsensual sex with a guy in the LA improv community! That’s right, one of you! And the weird thing is, I bet he doesn’t even think about it that way. Even though I said “no” and “I don’t want to” and “what are you doing” (and “you have a girlfriend”) dozens and…
"I tend to be cynical about a lot of things, but Maya Angelou is somebody that no matter how much I pick her apart, she still has integrity. She was a victim of incest and rape, and she worked as a stripper. And now she’s a literary icon and Nobel Laureate. It goes to show that life is cumulative, and you can’t devalue any type of experience."
Yes, Auntie Vivacious! School the girls!
With out gays and black people, the United States of America doesn’t have a culture worth sneezing at.
This weekend, I re-listened to the David Foster Wallace Kenyon commencement address called This Is Water. He starts it by telling a parable. An old fish swims by two younger fish and says “Good morning! How’s the water?” As he swims away, the two younger fish look at each other and one says,…