Making Music Out Of Freedom

I woke up last Tuesday morning particularly excited about the week ahead. First, I’d planned to catch up with Caroline, a dear friend of mine, over lunch at Vices Versa that afternoon. She’d never been there and it’s one of my favorite spots in Little Italy Montreal. We hadn’t seen each other in a while … Read More

Embracing Endings

It’s hard to talk about the end of anything…we tend to love beginnings, but endings are generally hard. I’m an aries myself, and it specifically states in my horoscope that i’m dismal at endings, finishings, completions. And despite my general skepticism regarding horoscopes it’s true! Sprightly as can be at first, then sure enough, dragging … Read More

My Academic Porscha

So, when I’m cruising through the trials and tribulations of my acting career, I fancy my brain is functioning like a Sitka Surfboard riding a big ass wave in Fiji. I’m no surfing expert but somehow that’s the vibe I get when I’m in the thick of an audition. My mind is riding a sweeping … Read More

Strange Parallels

I watched two films i love this week, Zach Braff’s Garden State (2004) and Luca Guadagnino’s I Am Love (2009) with Tilda Swinton. I’ve watched these films many times before but never within the same short time frame. It’s such a stretch to have both works somehow hit a similar emotional string with me given … Read More

Full Stories…

“Full Stories are as rare as honesty, precious as diamonds. If you are lucky enough to uncover one, a full story will sit on your brain like lead. They are difficult. They are long-winded. They are epic. They are like the stories God tells: full of impossibly particular information. You don’t find them in the … Read More