Dean Clayton Edwards

Dean Clayton Edwards

“I like being alone with my thoughts and playing with ideas and scenarios. I’m not sweating and philosophizing—I’m having fun.”   Dean Clayton Edwards is a writer who has just published his first novel, The Hollow Places. Dean grew up in England and currently...
Reverend Patricia Heaney Farr

Reverend Patricia Heaney Farr

Reverend Farr earned her Master of Divinity from Yale Divinity School in 1979. While still in seminary, her deep interest in world religions took her on a two-year leave to study the Buddhist practice of mindfulness meditation (Vipassana) with Bhante Henepola...
Geraldine Hughes

Geraldine Hughes

Geraldine Hughes is an award-winning film, television, and stage actress from Belfast, Northern Ireland. I met her in Los Angeles in 2001 and subsequently worked with her to produce and premiere her one-woman show, the multiple Obie-winning Belfast Blues. Geraldine...
Seán Mahon

Seán Mahon

“Mindfulness, I think, is the ability to remove the truth and look at the insanity.   Seán Mahon is an actor and a poet, who has been on Broadway in Conor McPherson’s The Seafarer and the revival of The 39 Steps. He was in the 2013 film Philomena and has two...
Vincent Delaney

Vincent Delaney

I’ve been writing so long, because it’s a rush, plain and simple . . .    I first met Vincent Delaney, when he submitted his play T or C to the Virtual Theatre Project’s The Pen is a Mighty Sword, new play competition and won. The play examines the tragedy of...
Kato McNickle

Kato McNickle

I love to jam weird things up against one another . . . I first became aware of playwright Kato McNickle, when she submitted In Search of a Better Life with Elvis to the Pen is a Mighty Sword international playwriting competition.  I was intrigued by her cover letter,...