LIFE Tag

Why I need to make this film

I don't claim to be a writer. Yet. I can tell you that I've been a successful producer, a director, and even an editor. For the few years I've dedicated to being a filmmaker, I think I've got a decent resume to show for it....

this is my 2013

It has been a few years since I felt something special about a new year. Something unique. 2012 was intense. I learned a lot professionally and personally. I took a leap head-first into film production leaving another industry that gave me cushion for my entire acting...

The journey back to my roots

How much better does it sound to say "I have to go skateboarding" or "I'm paddle-boarding tomorrow", rather than "I have to go work out" or "I'm headed to the gym" or "I've got to rehab my surgically repaired shoulder"? I hell of a lot...

in my head…to Asia and back

I recently took a little trip outside the country. There were a bunch of fantastic things I experienced, like climbing a waterfall or eating extremely cheap food off the street. The part that affects me the most though, is what my brain does while I...

My Morning Conversation

Trips for morning coffee have become one of my favorite times during the week. At least on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays. That's when my buddy works at The local joint. I'll keep him and the place anonymous for now to save any embarrassment from me. We...

don't judge me, I'm impulsive.

I am so f#$%ing impulsive. I know this but sometimes I need a reminder. My pal had to throw it in my face this morning when I was sharing a bit of personal information. I can reflect back, forever, and I can see so many moves...

Time for Gratitude

It's Wednesday. It took me until today to fully recover from my birthday weekend. Man, I was tired. Down at Del Mar for the races, thanks Pauline and Sara. I had some excellent company and met up with some serious pals from the old days living...

More f$&@ing quotes

I usually hate when people always post quotes. Everyday. It gets so annoying. Maybe it is me being jealous cuz I didn't find them. Who knows, but I have another one a good pal of mine threw my way. ‎"You can't connect the dots looking forward;...

One on One with E. Michael Sarki

[caption id="attachment_215" align="alignnone" width="604" caption="someday somewhere"][/caption] Today I followed Evan out on his photo shoot.  He was shooting Chloe from Next Models.  He has a real "run and gun" type of approach.  He knows what he wants and moves with confidence and swagger.  He's got a...