Pets and Animals in Magic

Pets and Animals in Magic

There is nothing more associated with Magicians and Animals than the old cliché of a Magician pulling a Rabbit out of Hat.  Nobody really knows where or when this first originated, but this image of a Magician and his/her Magical Rabbit has been around for a long...
A Magician’s Oath

A Magician’s Oath

The performing arts encompasses so many different fields.  Music, Film, Stage Acting, Dance, and yes, magic.  Unlike many of the other performing arts, the performing art of magic values secrets.  For instance, a magic trick is created to amuse and mesmerize an...
No More SPAM!

No More SPAM!

Remember when spam was just a food item that could be purchased in a can.  Some love it; others hate it. I have to admit that while not loving canned SPAM, I also do have a certain fondness for it because it was a staple of my childhood. Later on Spam became the...
Hanging Out at Home

Hanging Out at Home

I have been working with Families and Children for forty years in various capacities as a Mentor, a Public School Teacher, an After-School Director, a Pastor and an Entertainer.  One of the most valuable skills that anybody can have is the ability to listen. That’s...
Say “No” to Negativity

Say “No” to Negativity

We all know people who never have a good word to say about anything.  Comment on what a beautiful sunny day it is, and they will complain that they are too hot.  Say how much you are looking forward to going to the cinema and they will tell you how awful the movie...