Life in Act-uality

Tales of an aspiring actor/adult

Being selfish

Ok, I admit it being an aspiring actor is pretty selfish.  I mean let’s be real for a second- on a scale of ”   “refugee escaping war torn country with her kids and anytime she finds any food she gives it to her children”  to ” kardashian selfie” ,  being an actor rates pretty high on the selfish scale. Every once in a while in acting classes you’ll overhear someone say ”.. Read More

When did everyone decide to get married???

This morning I went for a run with an old friend and we were talking about how ANOTHER of our friends just got married this past weekend. Immediately the  Mama Bear in me came up-   ” HOW??? They’ve been dating just a few months. I thought she was going for her masters,.. what the heck is the rush” Which in hindsight was mostly just me thinly veiling thoughts of ” wait a.. Read More

Why I think “Being in the Moment” can go die in a hole

‘I’m being facetious with my title. In fact, I love “being in The Moment.” Drake’s YOLO was a good song. AM I right??? I’m kind of neither here or there on the whole presence thing ..  – in fact I would go so far as to say  I’m a little skeptical. I mean I LOSE my cool and fangirl people all the time!! The total opposite of  “holding my power” or whatever else I’m supposed to.. Read More

Thoughts on the #creativelife

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I want to talk for a moment about creativity and the #creativelife. I mean c’mon, I’m WRITING A BLOG ABOUT MY ACTING .  But  if I can be honest for a moment,  it’s not lost on me that: The creative life has become a bit trendy and a bit of a buzz topic recently 2.  AND that  goes especially for my generation In fact, I’ve made my peace with the fact that this.. Read More