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A little win

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A little win

I wrote last month about why little wins are important for artists.  There’s so much rejection in this business that you need to appreciate and celebrate every accomplishment…no matter how small it is. Last month, I got my first callback for a national commercial. It’s a big deal for a new actor.  And, while I [...]

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Keep on keeping on……

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Let me start by saying things are good….very good, so no need to worry about me. I’m not going to lie though – I’ve said it before AND I’m sure it will be said again – this experience has been an emotional roller coaster. There’s a pattern. I make progress in one area but then [...]

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Kristin Martell recognized as an aspiring actress

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Kristin Martell recognized as an aspiring actress

(Note to my readers: My deepest apologies for not writing sooner.  I’ve been busy and my blog has suffered.   I’ll be better.  Pleassssse give me another shot.) Well…it’s not an Oscar BUT I’lllll take it.  Here’s the story but first let me set the stage. I’ve been fortunate throughout this crazy journey.  It seems good [...]

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Maple Syrup

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Maple Syrup

In Tuesday’s post, I mentioned my involvement in student films.  This turned out to be a great learning environment for me.  To everyone who gave me a chance, THANK YOU.  I greatly appreciate the opportunity. One film that I’m particularly proud of is “Maple Syrup.” Written and directed by Alexander N, a recent graduate of the [...]

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Approaching 1 year anniversary

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Approaching 1 year anniversary

People are asking me what I’ve been doing on the front, so I thought it would be appropriate to dedicate my next post to the topic.    Almost a year has gone by since the move.   The timeline was this….. ACCLIMATION.  It took a couple months to settle in and acclimate to the area.  LA is [...]

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Everybody LOVES Brad Garrett

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Everybody LOVES Brad Garrett

A famous actor (there is debate about who actually said it), lying on his deathbed, was asked by a friend, “Is it hard, this dying?””No,” replied the actor. “Dying is easy. Comedy is hard.” Well, folks, I can attest to that.  I just wrapped up a six week sitcom workshop with Emmy Award-winning actor Brad [...]

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