About Me

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I’ve been hesitant to start a blog because of what happened the last time people made comments about my writing on the internet. And also, another blog? Really? What’s next, Twitter? Yup. Then cold calling people. Then taking hostages and forcing them to look at my vacation pictures. I am from L.A. but moved to…

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05-9-2015

The Big Questions

“What are Captain America’s powers?” These are the kind of questions I have to field now that my 5-year-old has discovered superheroes. Which is mostly awesome. Though most of my superhero facts come from 70’s Saturday morning cartoons like Super Friends. So I know a little too much about the Wonder Twins and their monkey Gleek and less about Captain

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05-9-2015

Derailed

I love a good music festival. Sitting on a folding chair with an umbrella, drinking beer and eating fried foods, it’s as American as apple pie. Which probably explains our obesity problem. Still, the Three Rivers Arts Festival is right up my alley. I was excited to try it out one of my first summers living in Pittsburgh. Unfortunately I

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05-9-2015

Dog Day

I don’t currently have a dog, but I had one  growing up and like to consider myself a dog person; for the most part I trust dogs and am comfortable around them. This is an attitude I’d like to pass on to my kids, even if we’re never going to own our own dog for various reasons.  (Reason #1: I’ll

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05-9-2015

Frequent Flyers

Earlier this summer we took a family  trip to Sedona, AZ.  Many people flee a place when its temperatures reach over 110 degrees.  Not us.  We pack up the suitcases and dive in.  Because we live on the east coast now and so think 110 isn’t that bad if it’s a dry heat.  Even though, as my mother-in-law pointed out, so

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05-9-2015

WordPlay Returns

As the 3 of you know, I produced a show in L.A. called WordPlay for over 5 years.  It was comedy writers telling true stories to a live DJ soundtrack.  And as you also may know, thanks to support from the Sprout Fund and Bricolage Theater, I've revived the show here in Pittsburgh.  I won't toot my own horn, but

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