This story is from my cousin, Leslie, and she told it to me right after I forwarded your “Palin by Comparison” video to her (which she really enjoyed.) She said, “Is that Sara Hickman the folksinger?” And I explained…
TOP TEN THINGS ABOUT HOW TO BECOME A ROCK STAR — when speaking in an elementary school on Career Day
TO BE A ROCKSTAR
1. Stay in school. All the way. School gives you the ability to think, reason, write, gain creative skills, be around other like minded artists (musicians, theatre, poets, dancers, etc), and go through to college. Get a…
As might be expected, I could start this entry with, “This has been a very long year of many emotions.” However, I’m fairly certain every single person in the universe could start their blog that way… Well, those that feel…
Please attend the event, learn more about what it means to be homeless, and support this new book by coming out for this book launch by my dear
friend, Richard Troxell!
“Looking Up At The Bottom Line: The Struggle for The…
Big Bird, Little Bird, Sleeveless, 2010; 35 min.; $14.99; http://www.sarahickman.com; ages 0 to 5.
Using a remarkable talent that is normally marketed to older listeners, Texas State Musician
Sara Hickman has produced a video album for children that will strike a range…
Sara will be having a “Big Bird, Little Bird” DVD release party at the Austin Children’s Museum on Saturday, October 23 at 10:00 am for families of wee ones, so come on out, watch the dvd, meet
with Sara and…
Pardon me while I vent about the State hierarchy….
Regardless of opinions on the death penalty in Huntsville (no explanation needed), now
the legislature wants to give an economic death sentence to thousands of HIV carriers by
denying them the medications that…
FROM DARDEN SMITH:
I’m writing today about a fundraiser we are having for the Be An Artist Program on the evening of Monday, October 18th @ Fino.
Back in 2003 I started the Be An Artist Program as a way to…
IN HONOR OF MY DAD 9/19/2010
It doesn’t matter who my father was; it matters who I remember he was. — Anne Sexton
I am grateful to my friend, Noah BenShea for showing me how to find my way on what I…
I asked my mom if I could share these exquisite thoughts she wrote about my father, her husband. She said, “Always, in love.” Here, then, is another picture of my dad through the eyes of my mom.
Love and gratitude,