A Look at Before and After

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I’ve been thinking lately how odd it is that we imagine our lives made up of befores and afters. We seem to love to bookend things, to wrap each phase of our time in a neat bundle. But I sort of think that while we’re in the “during” of it all, we find it unbearable […]

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Making Room For More

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I have to tell you, this month’s batch of Artifice interviews with three resilient, vibrant women was something I didn’t realize I needed…but gosh, did I need it. My personal art issues are wrapped up in my childhood traumas, but are informed by my gender (and the social norms attached to it) in powerful ways, […]

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Well hey there! If you’ve made it to this page, you probably already know a little about me… Obviously, I’m a musician—a singer and a songwriter. But more broadly, I’m a person who loves to make and consume artful things. I’m especially moved by fantasy and mythology; and I particularly love stories that are beautiful […]

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Integration: A Spectrum

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Maybe it’s because I grew up in Arizona 💀🌵…but I find myself SO moved by the change of season. It’s like each new season stirs up perspectives and emotions I hadn’t realized I’d been missing. And springtime always feels especially energetic to me. I’ve been going on these long walks every day for the past […]

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