Kyoto and Kitcho: conclusion

This is my Friday story telling series and the conclusion to a story I started two weeks ago. Read Part 1 and Part 2 We could have arrived in Kyoto and been at our hotel in 10 minutes had we been able to read our map. And find the north gate of the train station. […]

Kyoto and Kitcho, Pt. 2

This is my Friday story telling series. You can read part one of this story here. The day after we made the Kitcho reservation, Ryan called me over to Stage Right. He was sitting on a couch surrounded by his Japanese props crew who were all looking at his laptop and talking quietly amongst themselves. […]

Kyoto and Kitcho, Pt. 1

I’m going to do something a little different on Friday and post stories and long form essays. This is one of my favorite stories and it comes in three parts. Enjoy! I spent three weeks working in Japan, a country that makes no sense to me but I love it. I love it because their […]

All she needs is a black guitar

When a day starts at 530am with cramming too many suitcases into a rental car and driving off in the dark and the rain, there’s really nowhere to go but up. I got into Buffalo earlier than I expected, which worked out well as I had to switch rental cars and rental car companies. This […]

Taking my baby soul for a ride

I’ve tried to write this post all week but apparently I can’t write about how happy I am to be done with tour until I’m actually done with it. But now I’m done because South Pacific closed today! I’m always happy when tours close. It means new adventures and other horizons and no one’s dirty […]