Art for change

The artist’s eternal struggle

When I say “eternal struggle,” what do you think of? Good versus evil? Shower versus sleep? Humans versus pickle jars? All are worthy battles. But there is one that seems to be especially prevalent in my life – and I’m […]

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Friends with benefits

But not in the way you’re thinking. The term “friends with benefits” has a much different meaning for me. You see, as someone who is pursuing a career as an actor and writer, it has become a realistic truth that […]

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Letting it go

I think by now everyone and their mother’s aunt’s neighbor’s dog has heard the song “Let It Go” from Disney’s recent hit, Frozen. And if you haven’t, then by golly you must live under a rock, in the middle of […]

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When life gives you lemons, make a movie about them

It’s common knowledge that art is birthed from life. It is generated through the artist’s own perceptions, experiences, and notions of the world. Often, very difficult or painful experiences can bring forth a wave of inspiration for an artist, sometimes […]

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New Year’s resolutions for artists

I’ve never really been one to make New Year’s resolutions. Probably because I know myself well enough to know that nothing is really going to stick. Not that I don’t value making promises for myself to be a better person […]

Procrastination

Read this article tomorrow

Procrastination. Procrast…………ination. Dun dun dunnnnnnn. It will be the undoing of us all. Or maybe just me. Or, at the very least, any healthy sleep schedule I might have. If you’re like me, you frequently put things off until the […]

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