Tara McArthur in EXODUS, photo by Dena Eaton

EXODUS

Several times during the performance I had to remind myself a few times to breathe. I'd stopped. There was this one moment, a gesture, where I almost started sobbing even as I was trying to figure out what the ...

ricefield somewhere west of home

Herons and Humpbacks

There is really no time for this dawn rice field ecstasy, but a gigantic ghost of last night's full moon is still printed on the sky just above the western range. There's a heron fishing in the impossibly ...

Ferns

Ferns & Manifestos

As we hiked through head-high ferns and Queen Anne's Lace, Dorothee and I spun manifestos of creative daring. At each bend I didn't know if I'd find a moose or a brontosaurus. We found neither-- just a view ...