Monthly Archive: May, 2013

opinion: “Crazy” is Not a Synonym for “Awesome”– notes on semantics from a Mental Illness Survivor

You wouldn’t know it if you just walked by it today, but this building houses the Psychiatric Institute of Washington. Back when I “did time” there almost a decade ago, anonymity was not… Continue reading

sketchbook: spacebar protecting me from the computer demons/ what I want film critics to tell me

sketchbook: spacebar protecting me from the computer demons while I edit my film, a photo by Nor Art Germs on Flickr. Another beautiful day outside and my entire body is buzzing from computer-overexposure… Continue reading

microstory: Music for Difficult Tasks

Happy Orthodox Easter Sunday everyone! This is what I listen to while cleaning my apartment. My father once told me, when I was very small and frustrated with the time it took me… Continue reading

sketchbook: film festival notify-by date…

sketchbook: film festival notify-by date…, a photo by Nor Art Germs on Flickr. Waiting for acceptance/rejection email from a film festival… I don’t want to jinx myself so I’m not saying what film… Continue reading

Please Vote for Best Webseries: Orange Juice In Bishop’s Garden

Please Vote for Best Webseries: Orange Juice In Bishop’s Garden still from Episode 5.9 “Fairytale in the Supermarket” Admit it, you enjoyed seeing me play the intensely elusive lost-boy-tamer and good-girl-seducer “Chloe” on… Continue reading

sketchbook: the inexplicable shrinkage of my footage in fcp 7

sketchbook: the inexplicable shrinkage of my footage in fcp 7, a photo by Nor Art Germs on Flickr. the filmmaking learning curve is steep: I am very grateful to at least be somewhere… Continue reading

photo: wanderlust usa: riverside park

wanderlust usa: riverside park, a photo by Nor Art Germs on Flickr.