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The Not-So-Silent Planet Podcast Episode #4

So I did this podcast with Phillip Andrew Bennett Low and Ben San Del. We might have had a little too much Canadian Bourbon and a little too much fun. This podcast is definitely Not Safe For Work. Listen Here!

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Performing at the MinnSpec Word Brew Event

Here is the video of my performance at the Minnesota Speculative Fiction Writers Word Brew event at Acadia Cafe on November 20th, 2016. Enjoy!  

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After the Election

At the end of this last election, I found myself feeling like King Theoden watching the Orc army laying siege at Helmsdeep.  There he is, tired, shocked, his squire strapping him into his armor, and all he can think is, … Continue reading

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I’ll Make Art Tomorrow

This is the time of day when I typically try to write. I’ve finished my medical billing work for the day, I have the place to myself, and I’ve finished as much housework as I can stand. I’m mostly ready … Continue reading

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Things in the Works

CaberABLE – I will be performing a 15 minute piece as part of an evening of wonderful cabaret. Saturday, November 5th, 2016 in the JSB TekBox at Cowles Center for Dance and the Performing Arts. 528 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403.   … Continue reading

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“Unsafe at Any Speed” Opening Next Week!

Rehearsals! Every Day! We open in 8 days! Tech rehearsal is in 6 days. OMG! Bryant-Lake Bowl 810 W Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55408 Visit the Show Page at the MN Fringe Website to Reserve Tickets! I will be giving … Continue reading

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Unsafe at Any Speed – A First Post

Coming this August to The Minnesota Fringe Festival – Unsafe at Any Speed From muscle car driver to blind public transit user, Michael Merriam shares funny and poignant personal stories of transition through our car culture, via a levitating Oldsmobile, … Continue reading

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Artist Choices

All I want to do is work on my art: writing, storytelling, my fringe show, but our culture’s devaluation of art and unwillingness to pay artists a living wage forces us to chose, and that choice is: create art or … Continue reading

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The Not-So Silent Planet

Tuesday June 21st – 8pm to 10pm Kieran’s Irish Pub 85 North 6th Street Minneapolis, MN 55403 Visit the Website I will be the featured storyteller at this speculative fiction open mic event. I will be telling a new piece … Continue reading

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A Busy Summer for Me

I was asked to put together a list of the various theater and spoken-word things I have going on this summer. It’s a pretty busy schedule for me, and I am pretty pleased. American Underground: Saturday, May 28th – 6pm … Continue reading

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