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Acting - Performing

QUICKSAND

It was evening, the lights low, the room packed with tables and heavy chairs, booths in the back. Like most party rooms in restaurants located smack on interstate access roads, […]

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Acting - Performing

MASKS

We’re all sitting around my dining room table working on masks together. I’ve got room, so my living room-dining room became studio space. I looked up for a moment at […]

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Acting - Performing

REPRESENTIN’ AT TX FILM LOBBY DAY

Standing up! Off I went to Texas Moving Image Industry Lobby Day this past Thursday at the Texas Capitol in Austin. To meet with Texas Representatives or rather, their assistants […]

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Acting - Performing

MASTER LIZARD

Last night I dreamed I was busy, doing a lot of things and, as it turned out, at a big theater festival. It was one of those convoluted dreams where […]

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Acting - Performing

WWWSD?

I just figured it out. I think I’m kind of a white Wanda Sykes. Now, I’ve been a professional performer all my adult life. Had decades of touring my show […]

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Acting - Performing

HALLELUJAH

Sometimes when Evil moves in, the Angels rise high. It’s hard to write during these dark days. But inspiration couldn’t come stronger from any other source. Thank you, Leonard Cohen […]

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Acting - Performing

DEJA YOU RIQUE

Funny how the Universe works. And I need to start believing in it more. Because you never know what amazing thing will manifest, as long as you have faith. I […]

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Acting - Performing

POPPIN’

Things are poppin’ for me in Austin. I don’t know what’s happening between the planets and the stars right now. Maybe they’re doing the rumba, but whatever it is, I’m […]

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Acting - Performing

GWTF – GOING WITH THE FLOW

Sometimes you get a little revelation. You can’t force it. Can’t plan it and it only comes through the doing. This time it came while being a pranking cellie in […]

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Acting - Performing

REAL NOT REAL

Something’s missing with this couple. Something’s not right. They appear loving toward each other and aggrieved of their daughter’s recent death. The father even sheds tears as he learns they […]