On Lowering Our Voices

I once had a brief and not so illustrious amateur theatrical career as a bit-part character actor. This life chapter filled my head with, among other things, a treasure trove of obscure song lyrics. I know snatches of Die Lorelei, which I learned for my role as a German tourist in Tennessee Williams’ Night of […]

Tell Our Story to the World

Self-revelation is a vital, if sometimes disconcerting, process. When I listen to my own recorded voice, I am surprised at how I sound. When I look in the mirror, it’s the same: who is that guy looking back at me? Do I really look like that? It’s enough to have made me give up shaving. […]