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What I Won’t Write About

I’ve made what I think is a wise decision not to write about work. Past or present. As much as I would desperately like to. Work can be a never-disappointing source of would-be blog fodder. Especially in the movie business. When I was interviewing for work up here in Portland, I said that my experience […]

Swedish Shoppingks

I was at Ikea over the weekend, finally buying some friggen furniture, which I am so happy about I can’t even begin to formulate the words to describe exactly how much I am thrilled to be accepting this furniture on my behalf. Sitting on the floor is super-hip, (all the cool kids are doing it) […]

Someone I Know REALLY Likes Salad

One of the absolute best ways to get to know someone is to live with them. I’m in my mid thirties, and I’ve had a fair number of roommates, all with varying levels of craziness. Many of my former roommates probably thought I was the crazy one. I get touchy when people disturb the sleeping […]

Always a Newcomer

Where I grew up, most people stayed put. You didn’t really move more than a town or two from you grew up.It could be a regional thing. It seems as though New Englanders are a fairly “rooted” type. But then, I imagine this is the case in small towns in any part of the country. […]

I Like Movies

Anyone who has ever written anything begins to like the idea of writing a screenplay. It’s only 120 pages! So much less than a novel! They make it into a movie! If I base a character on myself, I think they should totally get Natalie Portman to play me! I like movies. I don’t *love* […]