My life and my work are synonymous. Over the past twenty-five years, I have traveled the world in the service of poetry, art, creativity, and storytelling.
I teach people how to exhume their buried dreams, trust their creative instincts, and design life on their terms.
• MFA in Poetry from Vermont College
• The Taos Poetry Festival Director
• The Taos Storytelling Festival Director
• The LEAF Festival Poetry Slam-Master
• Founder of Poetry Alive! Theater Company
• Host of Twice 5 Miles Radio - WPVMFM
• The Artist's Way Creativity Camp Director in partnership with Julia Cameron
• Founding member of TEDxNewYork Salon
• Memorized more than 600 poems
• Performed over a two thousand shows
• Workshop director for clients including: Timex; Duke University; National Council of Teachers of English; PepsiCo; the National University of Ireland, Galway; Ogilvy; Outward Bound, Gettliffe Architecture, Boulder; International Schools of Africa; and LKB Executive Coaching Associates, Paris.
I recorded this spontaneous two minute video on an early Paris morning in November.
Notice the scattering of autumn leaves.