a Norwegian Blue pining for the fjords…

What does writing improv look like? Like the Live Write at David Rocklin’s Roar Shack in Los Angeles.  Here is how he describes the Live Write: Live Write! A thrilling feat of writerly improvisation! As you arrive, you get to vote on a prompt. The winning prompt will be revealed to four intrepid authors –Continue reading “a Norwegian Blue pining for the fjords…”

a death in the family…

My brother died November 19th. Growing up at the beach, I was in the water all the time. One of the scariest things that can happen is getting caught in that washing machine when big wave after big wave comes pounding into shore and you can barely get your breath in between and you wonderContinue reading “a death in the family…”

TED Global and music

Do you know what E in TED stands for? Entertainment. I know, I thought it was Education. Nope. And I’m glad because all the artists enrich the experience. Not that I’m biased or anything. 😉 The music at TED was extraordinary and there were performances at each of the twelve sessions. This year, the performersContinue reading “TED Global and music”

Writing & Improv #1

Quite possibly the first in a sporadic series…. This year, I returned to acting. I studied theater in college and worked both sides of the camera when I came to Hollywood. This time around, a remarkable number of things fell into place. I rejoined SAG-AFTRA and started meeting amazing people. Much of it led meContinue reading “Writing & Improv #1”