Person First- Why “Female Magician” is Yet Another Box to Escape

“She’s a female magician!”  If I had a nickel…at first, it feels empowering.  I AM a woman and I AM magical! Getting awards like, “Female Magician of the Year” certainly boosts the self-confidence.  And it sounds very kind when complimenting someone’s skill level. Why wouldn’t I want to be the BEST female magician in the… Continue reading Person First- Why “Female Magician” is Yet Another Box to Escape

One Little Pill: A Moral Dilemma – Article Published in Vanish Magazine

There is no denying that the history of entertainment includes some really messed up stuff. Sure, we’ve had our Shakespeares and Mozarts; but at various times, we were also gaga over gladiator battles, cockfights, bear baiting, and the cringe-worthy tradition of blackface and minstrel shows. With all the progress we’ve made moving toward nobler forms… Continue reading One Little Pill: A Moral Dilemma – Article Published in Vanish Magazine