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Wizards on Western

Wizards on Western 2017

Wizards on Western is a non-profit, volunteer ran community festival celebrating Harry Potter and the adventures of reading in Oklahoma City. Previously known as the Harry Potter Festival, Wizards on Western is a free, family-friendly...

Shift - photo by Dennis Spielman

Shift and Hieroglyphics

Hey, everyone! I have two awesome art installations to talk about in Oklahoma City, which I experienced last night. First up, I filmed this video of my experience of Factory Obscura’s Shift opening, which sums...

Leonardo's Children's Museum

Leonardo’s Children’s Museum

Leonardo’s Children’s Museum in Enid offers the opportunity for exploration and interactive play in an educational experience. In this tour video, Lewis Eggleston starts on the new second floor. The second floor focuses on the...

Constellations - photo by Dennis Spielman

Constellations at IAO Gallery

Next Stage and Knockdowndragout Productions have launched their first collaborative venture with their production of Constellations by Nick Payne. Directed by Rodney Brazil, Constellations features Emily Etherton and Todd Clark in a spellbinding, romantic journey...

Artwork from 31 Ghost Stories

31 Ghost Stories by Jeff Provine

Happy Halloween! Since it is Halloween, this week’s Tuesday Treat is all about spooky stories in 31 Ghost Stories by Jeff Provine. This continues with the theme of interviews with horror authors this month. Use...

EBON MOON Cover

Ebon Moon by Dennis McDonald

In last week’s Tuesday Treat, I featured a spooky book for younger readers and now this week I have an interview with Dennis McDonald for his adult horror novel, Ebon Moon. Use 10 words to...

Beck's Garage still

Beck’s Garage

American Express partnered with me to share the story behind Beck’s Garage in Oklahoma City’s Western Avenue District, where the customer is always the priority and American Express is always welcomed. In my video with...

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Market Adventures

On Saturday, October 14th, I brought my camera with me as we visited several antique, flea, and farmers markets in Norman and Oklahoma City. This montage video highlights only a small fraction of the many...

Skeleton Tree book cover

Skeleton Tree by Kim Ventrella

Tis the season for skeletons for this week’s Tuesday Treat interview is with Kim Ventrella, author of the middle-grade novel, Skeleton Tree. Kim answers questions about the book, how the idea came about, and what...