Thoughts

Latest on the Blog

The Best View in Budapest

Let's be email friends! Sign Me Up! Dear World, Tess and I had a lovely time in Budapest! If a picture is worth a thousand words, here are a few! The best part of Budapest was the view of the city from St. Stephen’s castle, and I also personally enjoyed...

Vikings, Beer, and Freddie Mercury: Tales from Europe Part 1

Let's be email friends! Sign Me Up! Dear World, Greetings from Europe! I can truly say my first show in Europe was incredible! I performed for about 100 people for a special event at the most popular brewery in Aarhus, Denmark. After the show I chatted with many of...

LA LA Life is wonderful: My blessings list

Let's be email friends! Sign Me Up! Dear World, So many wonderful things have happened lately I felt the need to write a little list of them. One of my hereos Sheryl Sandburg wrote, “Acknowledging blessings can be a blessing in and of itself” So I begin:...

The Wind

Let's be email friends! Sign Me Up! Dear World, (Turn on the song at the bottom while reading post!) Change comes as surely as anything in this life, and it is still my least favorite thing. I feel like all of my 20’s was wrecked in a hurricane of change, and...

And The Album Shall Be Named

Let's be email friends! Sign Me Up! Dear World, Call me old-fashioned, but I still write letters. We live in a world where everything is on a screen that contains basically all of reality in digital form, but we are physical persons. We like to hold things, real...

Fan Girl Going Crazy Right Now

Let's be email friends! Sign Me Up! Dear World, I started taking voice lessons to study musical theatre and my vehicle to this brave new world has been Sara Barielles’ musical Waitress. Well folks, she is now starring in the show on Broadway, and my whole life finally...

On Christmas: Have no anxiety anymore dear one

Let's be email friends! Sign Me Up! Dear World, All around us we are surrounded by darkness. Death, regret, worry, loneliness, bitterness, rejection, stone cold suffering blow threw, and our thin coats of humanity are unable to keep out the chill that pours into our...

Why am I awake? Thoughts from a spiritual insomniac

Let's be email friends! Sign Me Up! Dear World, I am having trouble sleeping these days. There is too much on my mind to shut it down, and I am angry at how early I awoke this morning after such a restless night. I think of my friend Danielle who has insomnia and yet...

Humility for beginnners

Let's be email friends! Sign Me Up! Dear World, I heard humility is not self deprecation but self forgetfulness. That being said, it’s pretty hard to be self forgetful in the middle of a humiliating moment. Ideally you would easily cheer for that lucky girl who got...

How to use a broken heart

Let's be email friends! Sign Me Up! Dear World, I’ve realized our hearts are fragile things. Sometimes they break, sometimes they downright shatter.  Tears stream down our tired faces,  our arms folded, our bodies swaying back and forth, back and forth, back and...

The Lonely Ends

Let's be email friends! Sign Me Up! The Lonely Ends Why don’t we talk about The truth is your leaving now The truth is my heart is breaking No matter how hard I try I can’t seem to wrap my mind around goodbye Or the reasons why Will it ever get better I...

A Cup Of Tea In Tokyo

Let's be email friends! Sign Me Up! Dear World, I am writing to you from Philadelphia where I am performing tonight opening for Carbon Leaf. Yesterday I was in Manhatten for a press day and then later a show in New Jersey. Life keeps barreling along till pretty soon...

Beijing Is For Lovers

Let's be email friends! Sign Me Up! Dear World, Several people asked me why I decided to go to Beijing and Tokyo on vacation this year. I always answered with one of these three responses: My brother wanted to go, and so I decided to tag along. Why not?! I wanted to...

Flowers For A Tomboy

Let's be email friends! Sign Me Up! Dear World, I’ve always been a little awkward receiving flowers. This is not to imply that I have young men buying me flowers all the time, but the few times they have I’ve just felt a little silly. Growing up a stark...

10 Secrets You Should Know About My New Video

Let's be email friends! Sign Me Up! This is just 1 of 4 of the acoustic videos we shot that day. We will be releasing them all in the next few months. The two dashing young men in the video are the amazingly talented John Hollier (guitar) and Scott Mulvahill (bass)....

Want more beauty in your life?

Let's Connect

Pin It on Pinterest