Gris-gris, also spelled grigri, is a hoodoo amulet that protects the wearer from evil or brings luck. This use of the word Gris-Gris usually describes a small cloth bag worn on the person. Inside is placed a mixture of one or more of the following: herbs, oils, stones, bones, hair, nails, grave dirt, or other personal items. This word is the inspiration for the voodoo swamp gypsy Sam Shepard...
Pomona & Vertumnus
The Myth Projects are the big end of the year freshman performance. First year students aren’t allowed to perform in any school produced productions (only senior projects) so the Myth Projects are the only chance for parents, faculty, and peers to see the talent of the freshman class after their first semester of training. I was assigned to play Pomona with Zachary Kunkel portraying my...