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November 22, 2019

          Touring a show for young audiences is not an easy thing to do, but it's rewarding as hell. When all is said and done, we will have a total of 29 performances of The Pickle Patch Bathtub by the time this tour ends. This is a musical that I wrote with my incred...

December 10, 2018

My first semester at CSUB, and I'm teaching a couple of fun courses that are right up my alley: Dramatic Literature for Youth, and Dramatic Activity in the Classroom. In the lit course, the only textbook is an anthology of plays for young audiences, and it's a really g...

April 16, 2018

Dear Don:                                                                                        A couple of weeks ago, I went with Jim May and a cohort of wonderful people to Oaxaca for his annual storytelling retreat.  It was really great!  Since I usually tell folk...

February 4, 2018

  1.  Magic Trees:  An Alliteration Poem for Children

Tingle, tingle, turn and twist!

Tall on your tippy toes, touch up top!

Twisting, turning to a towering T!

Tantalizing, terrific,

Tall, tall trees!

  1.  Magic Friends:  A Rhyme Story About Children

Cathy Cars...

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