My mom is a smart lady and she always says "be ready so you don't have to get ready." Translation: "Have your shit together as much as possible so you aren't caught unprepared" Obviously, it took me all of my childhood and teen years to actually start listening to her because "I work better under pressure",… Continue reading Be Ready So ya Don’t Have to Get Ready
I've been in Atlanta for almost 3 years and in that time I've done a lot of work as a background actor aka extra. For my non film/tv peeps background actors or extras are the people literally in the background of scenes. Yup that's all fake too someone told that lady to walk behind those… Continue reading Don’t be an EXTRA, Extra
Where do I get life alert! #ImDramatic So on Wednesday I was trying to get the new puppy (im a step mom to a new pup) to pee outside and he just was not having it. He just kept running back up the steps to the deck so finally after the 3rd time I carried… Continue reading I’ve fallen and I can’t get up!
Growth is a funny thing we're all doing it...well most of us, but somehow you often notice growth in others before you notice it in yourself. People often say "you've changed" but I feel like it is usually said in a negative way and the negative tone is either deserved or the person is just… Continue reading Growth
Just when I thought I couldn't love Anna Kendrick more than I already do she writes book...and it's amazing. Since I want to be an actress( well I am an actress but I mean like a real actress that works regularly and is asked to be apart of projects instead of searching the internet for… Continue reading Scrappy Little Nobody-Anna Kendrick
The roller coaster that is a stage play is now over and I have no clue what to do with myself. I was cast in the play For Colored Girls as lady in purple in October-ish(I was also working as a stand in full time for a tv show so all the days just run… Continue reading It’s Over!?-What Now?
I know the holidays are over but they are also busy so this is a late holiday post. Typically every year I go back home for the holidays since I no longer live in the same state as my family and well...I miss my momma! Typically you think yay a little vacay from work time… Continue reading Holidays-Adult style
I did a one year after college graduation post so I figured I would do a short one year in Atlanta post Here are some things I've learned from living here. -No license plate?...no problem. I promise you 90% of the cars on the road don't have a license plate and I don't mean that… Continue reading Things I’ve learned in Atlanta
Just a question! Why exactly do people go to a restaurant and ask to be in an area that is away from people? I understand not wanting to be in an area where the servers are constantly walking by with food BUT if you don't want to be near people and get pissed when someone… Continue reading #HostessProblems…numba 3!
I typically only work friday, saturday and sunday but I picked up a shift for thursday night and I honestly thought oh this is going to be a piece of cake! NOPE! Now, it wasn't insane but of course I still have a couple stories. Here ya go! Me: "Hello, sir how are you?" Man:… Continue reading #HostessProblems episode 2