Martha Hannah asking question at Austin Network Mixer May 2017 (3)
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

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 […]

The Crowd, 1980 Willie Nelson 4th of July Picnic, photo by Martha Hannah-1. 72 dpi
Austin

1st PICNIC

My first Willie Nelson 4th of July Picnic was a lifetime ago. The heat was sizzling and the crowd, a mere 60,000, thick and wild. Girlfriend road trip and all […]

The Son Open Casting Call, Sally Allen behind Camera, May 2016 (3)
Acting - Performing

CORSETS & CATTLE CALLS

First time for me in a corset. Going for the 1880’s look. Now I know why they had Fainting Couches. It’s a whole different set of engineering, even if you’re […]

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Acting - Performing

WALKING TALL

A can of corn goes flying straight across the convenience store, sailing above the aisles of food toward the front counter. Unarmed Kevin Sorbo, crouching behind an aisle, has thrown […]