Painting My Toes

At last! I am deliriously excited to announce Chou Chou and the Imperial Palms is returning to live performances starting September! We’re open for business and accepting bookings! Behind the scenes, I’m beginning the frenzy of planning, creating, dusting...

Testing, One, Two: The Regathering of Us

This isn’t easy. You’ve no idea. Or maybe you do. This is my first blog post after more than a year, since the beginning of the strange Age of Covid. I’ve wanted to write you, more than you know. I simply could not, and it was the strangest thing. Or...

Love Songs and Valentines

” I sent you a midi”, he says. It’s almost 4am and he knows I’m starting my day. “The song’s almost done”. He yawns, grabs my pillow, and shifts onto the warm spot I left. I slip my clothes on in the dark. He’ll soon be back asleep. He mangles the name of...

In Preparation for Honoring our Veterans

A few weeks ago, I was requested to put a special show together to honor our Veterans, to thank those who can never be thanked enough, In these strange divided times, as an entertainer, I must set the tone. Certainly, this is not a time for vague patriotic gestures,...