I want to take a minute here and introduce you to some goblins before we finish up our Butterfly Adventurer story.
I am in Ann Arbor, Michigan at Waldorf remedial training. It is fascinating and important work and I am so glad to be here. At the same time, it has been hard for me to not focus all of my energy here with you, dear readers and listeners. I am quite fond of this blog and podcast. It feels like my life’s work.
This morning one of my fellows brought this perfect poem and I share it with you here.
The Question by Robert Frost
A voice said,
Look me in the stars
And tell me truly,
men of earth,
If all the soul-and-body scars
Were not too much to pay for birth.
Here is a super-short out-take as I worked on the voice for Brizbane the Conqueror in Episode Six, “Thom and the Goblins“. I had a little bit of a hard time hearing this mouse’s voice. I kept making him sound a little French but he hasn’t ever even been to France, so that wasn’t going to work. Here is an out-take that I thought was a little funny.
I’ve been thinking a lot lately about what to do when I lose faith. When I need courage. When I’m feeling lost in a world that I don’t understand. Mostly it is about myself. I get lost in everything outside of myself and forget who I am. Do you do that?
As I was waiting at a stoplight this morning, Continue reading
I don’t seem to be able to write anything about goblins that doesn’t have an exclamation mark at the end of it. Sorry ’bout that.