Sewing Blind

[First published at Quail Bell Magazine] My blind sewing adventure began about seven years ago when on a whim I searched for, and found, sewing needles at, a website that sells disabled people gadgets. As with so many of the great things that have happened in recent years to enhance my life as my […]

Helen & Friends @ Zuccotti Park

ASK ME WHAT I THINK OF CAPITALISM That was the sign I made and carried with me to Zuccotti Park Sunday. Finally made it to OWS – after the fact from the standpoint of many who think the movement of the physical place is dead. But it was exhilarating for me and my companions nonetheless. […]

The Star of Happiness Teaser & Show/Lecture Description!

“At first it seemed odd to find ourselves on the same bill with acrobats, monkeys, horses, dogs, and parrots; but our little act was dignified and people seemed to like it.” – Helen Keller from Midstream Historical fact and schoolyard humor collide in dr. michelle-leona godin’s autobiographical treatment of Helen Keller’s time on vaudeville. This […]