• news

    Bel Canto / Can Belto

    Read all about the groundbreaking Oberlin Vocal Symposium I took part in earlier this year–just click on the photo. Love!…

    October 25, 2014
  • personal

    Long time, no blog

    Friends! I’ll make this quick because I’m typing in bed, and I can’t use my power adapter because Stanley thinks it’s a cat toy. We don’t have a lot of time. It’s August, and…

    August 7, 2014
  • gerbs personal

    Be interesting again.

    I may be going through my quarter-life crisis. After 10 years of tunnel-vision determination to get into dental school, I’m here… and I’m struggling with how to keep going. I have wanted to be…

    March 25, 2014
  • news

    Nerd alert

    A few weeks ago I attended Oberlin Conservatory’s Symposium for Voice Performance Pedagogy. It was nerdy and magical, and I loved every second of it. I had the opportunity to participate in a master…

    February 19, 2014
  • music news

    Grad School: Part Deux

    The difference a year can make is astounding. Around this time last year, I started thinking about going back to school for a music therapy certification. Today, I was accepted into the Master of…

    February 19, 2014
  • culture movies & music

    They get me every time

    Sometimes, you just need a good cry. These are the scenes that get me every, single time. The final scene of Driving Miss Daisy when he gives her that first bite of pie. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8MFuHILzOCQ Jennifer…

    February 6, 2014
  • uncategorized

    Real life

    I feel like the Interwebs could use a bit more real life than edited and filtered life, which is part of why I left Facebook. It’s also why I posted this one for you.…

    February 5, 2014
  • culture

    Great unhappiness

    Philip Seymour Hoffman died from a yet-to-be-confirmed drug overdose on Sunday. I have been irrationally affected by this. He was my favorite my actor, but I didn’t know him personally; this hasn’t stopped me…

    February 4, 2014
  • mommyhood

    [big sigh …]

    Apparently, I’m really into brackets. Those are brackets, right? Ah, yes. The other ones are braces, or curly brackets. Of course. There is a new trend among my blogging friends: they don’t blog. Of…

    January 21, 2014