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An Open Letter to Young Queers in the Time of COVID-19
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Several younger queers have asked those of us who live through the worst of AIDS have any lessons from that. My answer is yes, and the lesson is that THIS IS NOT AIDS. Why does that matter? HIV is difficult...
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THANKS TO HANK World Premiere
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THANKS TO HANK, my first feature film, will have its world premiere June 27, 2019, 4:10, and the storied Castro Theater as part of Frameline's San Francisco LGBT Film Festival. What a fitting venue. The subject of the film, Hank...
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Thanks to Hank Kickstarter Launch
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The Kickstarter campaign for my feature documentary on the life and work of Hank Wilson has launched! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/845108579/thanks-to-hank?ref=email Please give it a look and chip in some money if you can. No amount is too small. A dollar is fine....
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Understanding Nicaragua
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I am often amazed at how quickly the present becomes a long gone past. Case in point: how even my news-savvy thirty-something friends know nothing of the Central American revolutions of the 1980s, and thus have no context for understanding...
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First THANKS TO HANK Fundraiser
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Announcing the first fundraiser for the documentary I am making about beloved gay activist HANK WILSON. Comedy by Tom Ammiano, Karen S Ripley, and Laurie Bushman. Music by Blackberri Singer and Joe Wicht. And the very first sneak preview teasers...
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Charlie Haden, Pepe Guerra, El Salvador, and My Mistake
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A musician in Berlin, Nicholas Bussman, is collecting revolutionary songs from throughout history, and asked if I would help him out by pointing him to songs from the Central American revolutions of the 1980s. I had not thought much about...
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Nice piece in Blow Up
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Thanks to Giuseppe Aiello for this extended profile in the Italian music magazine Blow Up. Giuseppe is also preparing the Italian translation of my book Creative Life: Music, Politics, People, and Machines. This will be the first translation of one...
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Design is thinking made visual
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The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart. Lorem Ipsum is simply dummy text of the printing and typesetting industry. Lorem Ipsum has been the...
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Perfection is not attainable
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We must let go of the life we have planned, so as to accept the one that is waiting for us.Lorem Ipsum is simply dummy text of the printing and typesetting industry. Lorem Ipsum has been the industry's standard dummy...
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You are what you are seen to be
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There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.Lorem Ipsum is simply dummy text of the printing and typesetting industry. Lorem Ipsum has been the industry's standard dummy text ever...
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