On The Balance (at least how it works in the “Trials” world)

Az discusses some of this in His own book, but I’ll share this with you so you can see how I worked my mythology.  It’s known that 4 is a sacred number in a lot of cultures, and in Trials it is no different.  There are 4 “base” races, from which all other races are […]

Midsummers

The other Commedia Del’Bard script, Midsummer’s Night’s Dream.  This one was just so fun to do.   BottomThere are fairies here, being kind and courteous to this gentleman, feed me with apricocks and dewberries. They pluck the wings from painted butterflies to fan the moonbeams from my waking eyes. PuckBecause my mistress is with a […]

An Excerpt from Commedia “Taming”

Years ago, with Masque Theater, we developed an idea to combine Shakespeare with Commedia Del’Arte theatre, and dubbed it “Commedia Del’Bard”.  Working with a basic cast of 6, who had the Commedia names (Harlequin, Columbine…study that theater history, people!) I then rewrote Shakespearean comedies into summarized vignettes, 40-45 minutes in length.  I was one of […]

Update

If you didn’t see it on FB….getting the tattoo Saturday….make that TATurday! Its the heavy outline of the first with the color scheme of the third, add in some shading and switch out some browns for purples. Can’t wait! And eventually, Moon will be added (yes, that’s a stylization of Sun on the cover) to […]