The Most Heart

As many of you know, my friend, DJ, plays “Boq” in the national tour of the musical “Wicked.” If you’re not familiar, it’s a prequel to “The Wizard of Oz,” giving us all the details leading up to Dorothy’s arrival with its focus on the witches that we know and love.

“Wicked” resonates with many people due to its themes of individuality, finding confidence, and living your best life despite the status quo. In addition, it’s a story of…




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Kirk Sheppard

Kirk Sheppard

Kirk Sheppard, LPCC-S, LICDC, is a counselor, helper educator, blogger, photographer, and playwright in Cincinnati. More at

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