(noun) a blue, black, and white bird with pointed feathers on its head

World, for my junior year high school prom, the wackadoos called my classmates chose “Shiny Things” as our theme. This meant that the student rec room known as The Commons was outfitted in sequins, foil, metal and mirrors – anything dubbed “shiny” in fact. I remember recalling from the little I know about ornithology the … Continue reading

…Philly Female Favorites, #s 6 through 10!

6. Martha Graham Cracker is the city’s queen of drag. The man behind the mascara is Dito Van Reigersberg, one of local legend Pig Iron Theatre Company’s co-founders. This man can sing. This man can dance. This man simply sparkles on stage with his effortless wit, grace and coy antics. Martha performs all around Philly, … Continue reading