"I am grateful for living in a neighborhood where, when my plans upended and I found myself without a home, ten different people offered me a place to live and recover. I only personally knew 4 of those people. Absolutely amazing. Happy Thanksgiving,…"
"they are a great group. i wish i knew them all, but can speak for carlos, rae, and andre. these men are as good with women as they are with men. rae is the only one who leads a class (that i know of) - so if you want to get a feel for him, take…"
"erin, the 3rd thursday in a row i've been incredibly aware of missing. this is closing-shift stuff, but still. i head out april 1 for the silent retreat and will be back april 12. -- looking for you out and about (and happy new space!), me"
"oh, roy, thank you. that's a hairline phrase for me also. april 2 is unfortunately out for me; i'm on retreat april 1-12, but will be back and available for roundtabling, note-taking, or grantwriting and/or research after that."
Thanks for joining JP Free School! I really love your point about being "at risk." I have always disliked that euphemistic phrase and like how you have turned its normal, institutional definition a bit on its head. We are of…"
"what i could offer is my interest, history, and time as a teacher, particularly in performance/creative free-thinking and improvisation. i had a particularly fine teacher once who defined "at-risk" as everyone who did not have access to…"
Thanks for joining JP Free School! I really love your point about being "at risk." I have always disliked that euphemistic phrase and like how you have turned its normal, institutional definition a bit on its head. We are of course in the very early stages of brainstorming. I hope you can make it to the community forum we are holding on April 2 where we would love to hear all your ideas.
Good to see you on here, too! I think I told you about my jam/rehearsal space at 368 Centre st on Sundays. Come on by tonight any time after 7pm. Also, there's a really good duo playing at the Behan tonight from 5-7:30.