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To Be Successful…

To Be Successful…

When I was a kid, I somehow got it in my head that a girl needs to be one of three things to be successful: Beautiful Smart Good at Volleyball Since no one was accusing me of being the next beauty queen…. I decided to focus my efforts on the other two things.  Preferably a … Continue reading

Fancy Fury

Fancy Fury

I’ve been having trouble blogging lately. Or rather, I’ve been having trouble “finding motivational moments from my mistakes” and “making my neuroses funny” kind of blogging lately. I was excited for this blog to be all about empowering myself until I became a bad-ass.  But, I have fallen off the bad-ass wagon. I haven’t  been … Continue reading

Human Trafficking or Producer Pants?

Human Trafficking or Producer Pants?

I’ve recently added a new project to my artsy/ producer-y repertoire with the production of a commercial for Free the Captives, an anti-sex trafficking non- profit organization based in Houston. (Please note the ANTI-trafficking part…this is important) This was a fairly new experience for me in a couple of ways. First of all, thinking of … Continue reading

Plastic Surgery URGEry

Plastic Surgery URGEry

Every now and then, I feel the urge to get plastic surgery. It usually presents itself after I’ve been standing in line at the grocery store, or see myself in the mirror and get hit by  a GREAT BIG HUGE  little snowball of insecurity that yells “you’re aging! you’re aging! Look at those laugh lines, and … Continue reading

Pep Talk

Pep Talk

This week, I am going to initiate a conversation with someone that will push me beyond my comfort zone, and it scares the bejeebers out of me (p.s. I like the word ‘bejeebers’). Becoming someone who lives off the land in the arctic feels like it would be easier for me than having this conversation. … Continue reading