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Tent Show Radio Tonight: Blue Canvas Orchestra

If you’re within range of one of these stations tonight (Saturday, May 28th) we hope you’ll join Mike as he hosts another edition of Tent Show Radio from Big Top Chautauqua. Information on streaming the show here. In this episode’s monologue – delivered from the backstage dressing room with the one lonely little lightbulb burnin’ –Mike admits he used to do the…View post

Tent Show Radio Tomorrow: Blue Canvas Orchestra

If you’re within range of one of these stations tomorrow (Saturday, May 28th) we hope you’ll join Mike as he hosts another edition of Tent Show Radio from Big Top Chautauqua. Information on streaming the show here. In this episode’s monologue – delivered from the backstage dressing room with the one lonely little lightbulb burnin’ –Mike admits he used to do…View post

“Roughneck Grace” Planting before the rain

Every week the Wisconsin State Journal runs “Roughneck Grace,” a weekly column written by Mike (many of the columns will be adapted from Mike’s Tent Show Radio monologues). Today’s column, “Planting before the rain” can be seen online here.

The Jesus Cow in Nashville

Book tour hits Nashville, Tennessee. Just had coffee at Bongo Java, one-time home of the Nun Bun, which helped inspire The Jesus Cow. I’ll be at Parnassus books at 2 p.m. with the hilarious Harrison Scott Key, we’ll swap stories. He will be nicely dressed. I will be dressed.

Tent Show Radio Tonight: Home Free

If you’re within range of one of these stations tonight (Saturday, May 21st) we hope you’ll join Mike as he hosts another edition of Tent Show Radio from Big Top Chautauqua. Information on streaming the show here. In this episode’s monologue – delivered from the backstage dressing room with the one lonely little lightbulb burnin’ –Mike tells the story of how…View post