College Days Revisited

  In 2001, I was young and full of hope. Eleven years later I’m older and full of something other than hope. Anyway, I took many writing classes at Orange Coast College back then with one of them being Screenwriting. While watching SpongeBob with Anthony tonight, they showed the episode titled Reef Blower which is … Continue reading College Days Revisited

Another Flashback to 1986

While in the depths of yet another session of questioning my writing abilities, a friend of mine handed down simple advice: “Writers write,” and being a photographer he added “and photographers…photog. But you know what I mean.” I definitely did. Yesterday, I was scanning some of Anthony’s art that he did in art class when … Continue reading Another Flashback to 1986

The Payoff

As you all know, I've had way too much time on my hands since being unemployed. So much time, in fact, that I had to find something else to do in addition to my daily rituals of exercising, eating right, etc. Don't get me wrong--I love blogging and all of the creativity it affords me. … Continue reading The Payoff

Career Change

As I continue to search the classifieds for a job, I’m beginning to think that the time I spent as a magazine writer and proofreader was just a big joke. I realize the market sucks right now but I figured that with a little over 3 years spent in each occupation that I would at … Continue reading Career Change

Effing Liar

Okay, now what the Hell was I thinking? You know, all that talk of “retiring” from blogging? Turns out it was more of a lie than anything else. Well, there was some reasoning behind it but after sitting in front of the computer and doing some research, I came to one solid conclusion: my dreams … Continue reading Effing Liar