Category Archives: Medieval Faire

F is for fighting

Stage FIghting, that is.  I’ve been a cast member of the local Medieval Faire for 3 of the last 4 years.  One of the stage shows is the combat chess match.  Every time a piece is moved on the chess … Continue reading

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I cry every single time I tell this story

My actor friend in California told me I was a method actor.  He first said it as a result of hearing this story.  The set-up to the story (not the part that makes me cry) is this: The first year … Continue reading

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Decisions, decisions

When people ask me if I am a golfer, I always reply the same way. “I golf, but I am not a golfer.” I feel that way about many things I do. I write, but I am not a writer. … Continue reading

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Thurston Wallace Martin

Joining the cast of the Medieval Faire was the best thing I have ever done (for me) in my entire life.  The people in the cast brought me back to life.  I had left my abusive spouse, and during my … Continue reading

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I am completely torn

Medieval Faire auditions are this weekend.  I have been on the fence all winter as to whether I will go out for cast again this year.  Faire would end about the same time as Future Boy is set to arrive. … Continue reading

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“Don’t worry. You’ll be fine.”

In August of 2008, a friend I worked with asked me if I wanted to join him and his wife when they went to the local Medieval Faire that Saturday.  I had left an abusive relationship 11 months previously, and I had … Continue reading

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