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Are You a Catastrophizer?

A few hours ago, I had a very odd elevator ride. Well, maybe not so odd, actually. An older woman was really not wanting to ride the elevator, but she couldn’t find stairs. She made…

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This Time of Year

This is me 18 years ago. Like, almost to the day. Just before I took this photo, I’d journaled that it wouldn’t be much longer before mom would be done with this world. We’d discontinued…

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Make It a Good Day

So if you thought last week’s BonBlast was weird… let’s go for surreal today. Before I get into it, a quick share: My neighbor, Steve — a below-the-line crew guy specializing in multi-million dollar budget…

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Live Your Life

Hello you beautiful people! It seems I was just landing at LAX after all my gallivanting and I’m headed there again. Only this time, I’m just dropping off the hubs. He’s headed to Hawaii with…

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Not My Trigger

Hello from London! There is something so powerful about knowing your triggers. Even more powerful is knowing your NOT MY TRIGGER triggers so that no one else has power over you when they try to…

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Triggered

There are a few words I’m frankly sick of hearing lately. OPTICS is one of them. TRIGGERED however, is not one. Here’s why: As artists, we’re always triggered. It’s our freakin’ job. We are paid…

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1ANEMMY

Congratulations Emmy winners! As always, our buddies over at CastingAbout have already posted a list of Emmy-nominated and Emmy-winning casting directors so you can continue to fortify your show bible with data *and* build those…

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Actors… Adjust Your Focus!

Hello you beautiful creatives! Today’s BonBlast comes with a visual. Be sure to marvel at my artistic prowess. First up, the typical actor POV. “I’m over here, smiling. I see that casting director over there….

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