The Creative Coop with The Winter Chickens

The Creative Coop with The Winter Chickens

Inside the Coop, you'll meet Marta and Rory Paul. As spring chickens, she was a dorky orchestra girl and he was a guy in a band. Time has flown, and they have grown, into full feathered creative Winter Chickens. They love creativity, to talk it, sing it, and bring it, to you. The sweet mystical Muse, symphonies, rock, and blues, whatever you and the Chickens choose. Roost with them, and hatch your own creative eggs. You're off the clock, come join the flock! Comment in an Episode or the Blog, email thru Contact, vmail in the thingy to the right. Subscribe!

Episodes

Creative Empathy

July 16, 2021

Marta is back in the Coop! With her friend Janet Honeycutt. We talk about a rampant problem in our culture, Narcissism. It even is rampant among, yes folks, creative types. How to recognize, deal with, and heal it. Come join us, be a Coopster!

Arts Music Music Commentary Performing Arts

Creative Rain

July 2, 2021

And the Rain came down. Sometimes it shines, sometimes it rains, sometimes you try, then begin again. Yet you Remember the Time, the places, the Songs, and the Faces. I Remembered, We Remembered. Do you Remember? Sing it, Say it, Love it, Play it. Thank You!

Arts Music Music Commentary

Fathers Create!

June 19, 2021

For Fathers everywhere, and everywhen, not just Fathers Day. We honor them, as they honor us. We hope for a better balance between Mothers and Fathers, Sons and Daughters, the whole of Humanity. Whole, in joy, in creativity and Creation, and in Peace.

Guest: Isaac Quesada
Arts Music Music Commentary Performing Arts

Summer Solstice: Creative To The Max

June 4, 2021

It happens every mid-Summer, the Summer Solstice. It has been happening for millennia. Or longer. As long as humans have danced, celebrated, sung and joined together to rejoice, refresh, and renew. We join and renew with our two great guests, Lyn Koonce and Sue Sassman. Come celebrate with us!

Arts Music Music Commentary Performing Arts

Memorial

May 20, 2021

Remembrance, and Memorial. We honor all, and share the stories of our own. Bitter-sweet, yet full of gratitude and Grace.

Guest: Metin Ozer
Arts Music Music Commentary Performing Arts

Mothers Create!

May 6, 2021

Divahood, Motherhood, Cinderella's Ball. Wants and shoulds, can you have it all? Marta tells it, Bronwyn and Madelyn sing it, and Rory Paul helps bring it to Mothers, Fathers, Sisters and Brothers for Mother's Day.  Music, insight, and discourse. Domestic Divas, and Creativity of course.  (Mothers,…

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About the Hosts

Rory Paul

Chief Chicken (with Marta's permission)

Co-host, chief engineer, chief smart-a/ tho Marta can hold her own.
Some say he has more songs than sense. Stay tuned.
He and Marta have a music site at Bandcamp, see below.
FB? Don't get him started.....

Marta

The Real Chief Chicken

She is the only known Chicken to play in a large-city orchestra. The audience had to wear cackle-filters.
On the edge of retiring from public school music teaching. Help push her over the edge. Subscribe now. No filter necessary.
She is on FB. You might even get her started. Tell her about it. Leave a voicemail on that voicemail thingy over to the right there. Yeah, right over there. Wow. We are liking podpage (and they didn't even pay us to say that.....yet)