6 Weeks as a Middle School Instructional Aide

After dropping Linear Algebra II in Fall 2015 following my dad’s stroke, I began considering my options for jobs that do not require a college degree. Being a full-time musician for the last five years wore on me and I was ready to change things up. So I tried working in education.More

How I Fell Into Doing Music Full-time

I don’t always love playing the violin but I do love music— listening to it, sharing it, and collaborating with other musicians. Street performing gave me a reason to play my instrument every day and it eventually became a career.More

I’m Graduating!

It’s been a long time coming, but it’s finally going to happenMore

Criminal (Pt. 1)

As Officer Smith #9643 escorted me to his patrol car he made the following remark: “That’s what you fucking get for recording!”More

Criminal (Pt. 2)

I was on a cement floor, the lights were always on, and it was probably 65 degrees in that room. It was dull and miserable. I’m just glad that I didn’t have to take a shit.More

Criminal (Pt. 3)

The police can be mean, the jails are cruel, and the courts are unfair by design. If you have money and representation, you’ll be alright. If you don’t, there’s a good chance you are screwed. More