Cheaper by the Dozen – The Trailer

Looks like my little karaoke shenanigans from last weekend have paid off. A few days ago, I booked a gig* to film a trailer for The Gateway Players’ ‘Cheaper by the Dozen‘ – which opens next Friday April 5th at 7:30 pm. We shot it this morning. I edited this afternoon and premiered the final…

I Am What I Am

Left to my own devices, sometimes Karaoke in Cars happens. Believe me – it’s not lost upon me that when he was the age of 41, it’s highly doubtful my Dad was cruising the strip, singing along to show tunes and recording every painful moment. How could he? That was at least two decades ago….

I Remember You

“Memory. It makes us human. It creates our ideas of family, history, love, friendship. Within all our minds is a narrative of our own lives and all the people who were important to us. Who were eyewitnesses to the same times and events. Who could describe us to a stranger.” ~ Roger Ebert from his…

In Memoriam – Nana Nell Clarke

Just the other day, I was talking to someone at work and remarked how fortunate I have been in life to know all of my grandparents, and to have three of the four survive well into my 30s – with one, my Nana Nell, present in my life when I turned the page on 40….

12 New for 2014 – #11. What’s In a Name

First the disclaimer. Realizing it had been far too long since I wrote anything of substance out here – and not ready to hand over this site to the public domain (no doubt that Eds – McMahon, Asner and Helms are just chomping at the bit for this URL) – I decided to kick-start my…