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CHRISTOPHER WILD trailer drops!

Monday, December 12th, 2016

Coming in 2017, preorder the trade edition of CHRISTOPHER WILD now.

Christopher Wild Trailer from gonervenow on Vimeo.

Three lives.

One man.

Christopher Marlowe is CHRISTOPHER WILD.

 

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Time to go to school

Friday, November 11th, 2016

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“In a dark time,” Roethke says, “the eye begins to see.”

Artists of all disciplines have a responsibility to their art, whatever form it takes, to see without flinching and to tell truly what is seen.

It is my privilege as an artist and collaborator to be working with Marlowe’s words and my immensely talented creative team, to present NIGHT SCHOOL the day after Inauguration Day, 2017. Time to learn what our time teaches us.

“I want to be an author.”

Monday, October 17th, 2016

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That was her ambition.

 

Work hard, play hard, repeat

Friday, October 14th, 2016

This month I’m working and playing especially hard.

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– talking literature – what it’s for, how it changes us – with the bright and engaging students  at Cranbrook Kingswood . . .

– joining in the amazing yearly #TheLiteraryOthers LGBT reading event at Roof Beam Reader, with a post that looks at how we act when we act out our truest selves . . .

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– popping up in the Indie Spotlight at TNBBC’s The Next Best Book Blog to talk about CHRISTOPHER WILD  . . .

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– going into rehearsals for NIGHT SCHOOL, my newest nerve production, based on Marlowe’s immortal DOCTOR FAUSTUS and inspired by the “Night School” section of, yes, CHRISTOPHER WILD . . .

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– and heading to St. Paul MN to be guest of honor and present a solo performance piece, “The Art of Darkness,” at Arcana 46.

And every day I’m at my desk, working hard and having wild fun with CHRISTOPHER WILD. Whee, what a month!

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The face of CHRISTOPHER WILD

Friday, September 23rd, 2016

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Worth a thousand words and then some: the cover for CHRISTOPHER WILD.

Art and design via Rick Lieder.

Night School

Monday, August 29th, 2016

Give me whatsoever I shall ask.
Tell me whatsoever I demand.

 

Going ever deeper into CHRISTOPHER WILD – the novel is two-thirds complete, now – I’m also writing a companion piece: harsh light and darkness, music and movement, hell and heaven and everywhere in between, a one-night-only performance of Marlowe’s words and mine. January 2017, time for NIGHT SCHOOL.

 
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