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I Live Tweeted A Classic Movie…

[SPOILER ALERT: Though I’m probably the only person who had never seen this movie.] In preparation for an audition, a fellow actor suggested I pick a scene from The Shining, which I had never seen. So I watched it on Saturday morning and decided to live tweet my experience. I figure a LOT of people have seen The Shining, so this might be fun … Read More I Live Tweeted A Classic Movie…

Featured on 100 Strangers!

While heading home from an audition in Austin, I met up with some friends who were playing SXSW to have dinner and met Alonzo Williams, Jr., a photographer and filmmaker, who is a great friend of theirs. He told me about his blog, 100 Strangers, where he snaps a shot of a stranger he meets, asks them about something in their life and adds … Read More Featured on 100 Strangers!

I Broke Down in Front of My Whole Class Last Night and Something Beautiful Happened

Yesterday I gained a moment of clarity about something I never realized was holding me back. Self-sabotage. Granted I’ve come a long way from being the insecure young girl I was in high school,  but that doesn’t mean I’ve perfected my confidence. Last night was a prime example of pushing yourself too far– expecting perfection instead of growth. In my last two acting classes,  … Read More I Broke Down in Front of My Whole Class Last Night and Something Beautiful Happened

LIVING My New Year’s Resolution + Beginner Film Acting Tips! (+Bonus)

As some of you know by now, the announcement I was alluding to in my last post was about me following my heart and getting back into…drum roll please… acting! I was finally brave enough to just put some of my scene work on Facebook and not worry about it being some big ordeal. It’s scary to put yourself out there in a completely … Read More LIVING My New Year’s Resolution + Beginner Film Acting Tips! (+Bonus)