Fall Update

Well, it was a busy summer — so busy, in fact, that I barely realized it’s now fall. Except I’m at the Banff Centre right now, looking out at the snowy Rocky Mountains from my studio window. Definitely not summer. Anyway, I finished my thesis! Today I will order my cap and gown for...


Happy Spring!

I’m writing this from my home office, where I’ve been hiding for most of the year, writing and marking and composing. As the school year wraps up, and my teaching and classes wind down, I’m stepping up my artistic projects for the summer. Of course my main project is my whale of a...


Residencies, Whales and a Few Shows

Apologies for the long overdue update. It’s been a year of changes and transition, but good things are percolating in the ether. Now that the school term has ended, I’m off to the Island Institute in Sitka, Alaska to be their (song)writer in residence for the month of May. I’ll be...