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Since the Sea Blob

Thank you to Queen’s Ferry Press for giving me the opportunity to guest blog about what I’ve been doing since the publication of my book. You can read my post here.  

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Haunted Garden Artist Rania Peet

Over the past several years, Rania Peet was the creative mind behind the large-scale sculptures on display at Silver Spring, Maryland’s The Haunted Garden. Nosy neighbors and legal rigmarole shut down the home haunt this year. Still, Rania’s work has grown bigger and spookier than ever. How did you become involved with The Haunted Garden?…

Jeff Forester and Ken Kesey sometime in the 19990's.  Credit: Jeff Forester.

What I’ve Learned From Ken Kesey and His Students

Twenty six years ago, Ken Kesey gathered thirteen students, most officially enrolled in the University of Oregon writing program, others not, to write a collaborative novel in one academic year. Classes took place at his home, but there were field trips too. Once, they toured around Eugene on a bus with no windows. Sometimes they…

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King Kong on a DC Traffic Box

Here I am with my kids on the local news. Thanks, Beth Parker and Fox5 DC. DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG I also made a video that shows more of the process as well as my adorable children. When I did this last year, I wrote a letter to the DC Arts Commission about…