I made an Amazon Alexa skill that randomly gives you one of the 15,000 phrases from Grenville Kleiser’s 1917 book “15,000 Useful Phrases”. Give it a shot by asking Alexa, “Alexa, Launch Useful Phrases”.


From 2012 to 2016 I had a play in University of Rochester’s annual One-Act Play Festival.

Premiered March 2016: Tinder is the Night Directed by Steven Winkelman:

Premiered March 2015: The Buyer in the Library Directed by Aishwarya Krishnamoorthy (and adapted for the Pocket Radio Theater here). This play won best production!


Premiered March 2014: The Lumberjills Directed by Travis Kohler:

The Lumberjills Premiered March 2013: Lightly Now Directed by Nathan Damon:

Lightly Now


In 2011, I directed and co-wrote a musical – The Agitators – which premiered on July 31st and also ran August 1st and July 30th at Crater Lake Camp near Cimarron, NM