Living the Questions
Last Saturday I went to the Texas Book Festival with Jana & her friend Heidi to see Terri Hendrix & Lloyd Maines performing in the music tent. I’d heard a lot about Terri over the years from Jana’s blog, played her songs on my radio show and I even saw her perform about four songs or so at a benefit in my first month or so here in Austin, but this was a full hour set. I...
Showcase Night at The Red Shed - Tues, Nov 1!
Emily Shirley, Heather Miller, Katie Lessley, Jana Pochop As of this post, I have performed at 74 open mics or showcases since June 7th, 2011! I’ve learned and gained something from every single one. I know I’ve grown stronger as a performer both from the feedback from people who have watched me and said so, and from my own measuring sticks, like the fact that I’m using a...
Beautiful TEDx talk from Brene Brown about The Power of Vulnerability.
My friend Hope is doing some AMAZING WORK. I...
Boulder Farmer's Market National Songwriters...
Going through some pictures from the past few months and found this one from the Boulder Farmer’s Market in August that I forgot to post! I’d heard about this showcase happening the past few years before the Rocky Mountain Song School starts, but never made it to Colorado in time to participate, and to be honest, in previous years I was probably too nervous to even ask if I...
The only difference between you and the people you admire is that they chose to...– Erin Foster, Single Girls Guide 21 for Hello Giggles http://hellogiggles.com/single-girls-guide-21 (via sophierobson)
I know it’s been a while since I updated. It’s not that there hasn’t been stuff going on, there’s a lot going on, but a lot of it is in my head. I’m getting the picture of a rock tumbler, I tossed a bunch of thoughts in there and they are rolling around and the rough edges are wearing down a little bit every day but they aren’t quite yet to the smooth &...