Sample from the Script

Here I sit in my backyard, in the shade of my tree, my big old oak tree.

Here I write stories,
stories about animals, about places, about places I have never been,
about dreams, about this tree.

We have this big hole in my back yard.
I don’t know why. I don’t know why it’s here.
I get stoned sometimes and sit in the hole, hide in the hole,

and watch the children playing in my tree fort.
I love children. They are so innocent.
They have the whole world ahead of them.
I am going to have a hundred of them,
a hundred children just like that big oak,

hundreds of little saplings
that will grow up strong and pure with respect for all races, all people,
and I pray my child is stronger than me.


a homeless girl,
a coked-up real estate agent,
a hippie child of the sixties,
a desperate housewife of the fifties,
a bisexual artist of the twenties,
a young woman who suffered a head injury
and an 1800's English mail order bride

A journey back in time, back to the beginning

Winner of sixteen awards at The Sears Drama Festival, including four outstanding production awards.

Winner of The Domino Theatre One Act Festival

Outstanding Performance at The London Fringe Festival

Nominated for best touring show of 2006 in London Ontario

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