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Fifty Days After Harvey

–I am changed. My neighborhood is changed. My life is changed. Our routine, our memories, our space is forever altered. I don’t doubt that some day we’ll have a new reality, but please, let’s not use the word “normal”. As anyone whose house has flooded will tell you, there is nothing normal about our lives.…

Just Write

–“Let’s sit and talk about death, shall we darling?” said no one ever! It feels like all year, I haven’t been able to write about much more than my dad, and the feelings I have after his death. I guess people don’t talk about this much because it’s so tough to digest and share. The…

Screening Day is Here

This is it! I feel like I’m going to have a baby, present a dissertation and get married all at the same time. My documentary will no longer be a project on my computer, something I’m working on, what I want to finish this year, or what I hope to do someday. It’s done! It’s…

La La Life

–I’m very late to the party. But I get it now. The hype. The awards. The buzz. If you can get past the first 45 minutes, La la Land will change your life. I only lasted that long the first time I started watching it because it was a weeknight after a long day and…