Costa Rica Blog #03

I just finished my final performance here in Costa Rica and I’m supposed to be getting ready for my flight but I had to sit down and just write out what just happened really quickly. First of all, the performance was awesome, amazing and I’m not talking about my part...

Costa Rica Blog #02

I’ve only been in Costa Rica for a few days but in that time I’ve performed for 10 different school audiences of varying ages. There is a response that I’m finding common here amongst the people, both adult and children. Each time I’ve finished a performance, instead...

Costa Rica Blog #01

After arriving in San Jose Costa Rica on a red-eye flight from Los Angeles I was met by my tour manager and whisked away to a school for my first performance. I tried not to allow my exhaustion to show through the veneer of energetic engagement but it was a little...

BABA @ The Last Bookstore

At least once, sometimes twice a week I try to make time to sit quietly and listen to records. Usually before the needle rises on one of the last albums I’ve got my nose buried in the pages of a book. Time ceases to be of any consequence. I’ve been listening to a...

Argentina Blog #07

Yesterday I was not feeling like performing. I had that “wanna-stay-in-eat-popcorn-and-watch-movies” kind of feeling. Even though I know it is a mental test of adapting, I still keep inching closer towards the soothing sensation of apathy. Not good, I know. During the...

Argentina Blog #06

There are times when I feel as though I live in an alternate reality. I probably engage more people in a week than most do in a lifetime. What seems surreal to me is the reaction that so many people have to storytelling. I have lived long enough to know that I am only...