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Big Red Conversation Starter

I recently bought myself this big shiny bright red bag.

People think it’s a purse. A giant purse. The kind of purse that devours today’s giant purses in one big bite. And because of its sheer size and red-redness people can’t help but comment on it.

Violinists on the Titanic

We continue to hear that things are getting better in our economy, that the recession is finally over at the same time we’re hearing that the big banks we bailed out continue to do risky business as usual. As we hear that unemployment is improving we also see that the unemployment numbers continue to get higher. So where is the improvement coming from? The millions of dollars we are printing? I don’t think so, that’s nothing but a bucket trying to bail water out of the Titanic as it goes down.

Headshot Party

The problem with shooting headshots is that it’s one of the most nerve wracking things we have to do. Not only does the picture have to look exactly like us, it also has to convey personality and the wide world of possible characters we can play.

In one picture.

My 2 cents for Actors, part 1

Today’s blog comes to you from my 15 years of experience as an actor in Los Angeles. I hope that anyone in a creative field will find it helpful as well, especially since I came by this knowledge the hard way. The advice is simple: get a job. A good job. I came to Los […]

Perseverance

To me perseverance is like the way a drug addict keeps coming back, looking for those luscious moments of great high and hoping they’ll last forever.