the difference between trying too hard and trying hard

Something I’ve often struggled with is the notion of “trying too hard”. It’s a phrase that is always uttered with a negative connotation. Why? Because trying too hard reeks of desperation. It implies that you are not confident in your work, your sense of self, the knowledge that your successes will be earned, that you […]

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pros of an office job

So, guess what? I got an office job. And not as a sign of defeat with my acting career. But here’s the story: My husband’s office was without an administrative assistant for a week or two. As the staff is growing, and the office is preparing for a move, hiring someone new fell to the wayside. […]

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life lately {from my phone}

2014 has gotten off to a busy (and successful) start. I started working at a new job, running around to auditions, and rehearsing for a new play. The upside to all of this is I’m making money and am progressing in my career. The downside to all of this is my husband and I have […]

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