This morning I was reading posts on Facebook as I was trying to wake up. Two things that pressed my proverbial buttons. 1) People spouting how wonderful our President is - explicitly saying how he is God's servant. 2) People claiming that it's because people aren't going to church, allowing God in school, etc. that … Continue reading What the…?!?
Last night we had the read-thru of Full Frontal Nudity. We barely could get through a scene without loads of laughter. This show is even more hysterical when you add in the actors! There are some logistical challenges to staging this show at our theater. Let me explain. Our theater is housed in what used to … Continue reading Looks Like It Will Be a Hit!
Yesterday I promised to share the results of Reedy Point Players' 2018 One Act Festival. I had planned to blog about it last night, after the cast party/awards ceremony but, honestly, I was simply too tired to write a blog. It has been a crazy whirlwind weekend as most show weekends. Luckily, my office is … Continue reading And the Award Goes to…
The night started for us around 4:30 pm - sleet had begun to fall as we made our way to the theater. By the time we arrived huge flakes of snow were coming down fast and furiously. As we prepared for the final night of the festival, we watched the snow continue to fall and … Continue reading About Last Night…
I'm sure a number of you are surprised that I have not blogged about the school shooting in Parkland, Florida. To be honest, I have been posting a lot on social media about it and I have found that those who have similar political thoughts are in agreement with my stance. Of course, those with … Continue reading Oh What A Night!
Every day when we open our eyes in the morning, we have a choice. We can choose to get out of bed in a good mood or to get out of bed grumpy. Sometimes the choice is harder to make when we're tired or know that we have a grueling day ahead. But we still … Continue reading It’s the Little Things in Life
Welcome to another rainy Sunday in Delaware! Where my mind runs rampant and there's tax-free shopping. Today marks the start of tech week (aka Hell Week) for the 2018 One Act Festival at Reedy Point Players. Tech week is not for the weak. It's an all day rehearsal today (12 pm - 6 pm for … Continue reading Tech Week, Lent, and Trump
I am not sure how I am feeling right now. Frustrated? Yes. Excited? Somewhat. Confused? Definitely. The other morning I was reviewing my checking account activity online and noticed the check I included with my application was never processed. Odd, I thought. So, while eating my lunch I called the Department of Vital Statistics in … Continue reading Turn of the Page
The other day someone on Facebook posted about something that made them say how disgusted they felt about this country. This type of outrage has become standard, unfortunately. Thanks to free speech, this person had the right to say it. Here's where their outrage took an ugly turn, in the comments. Their response to their … Continue reading Managing Outrage
an·tic·i·pa·tion anˌtisəˈpāSH(ə)n/ noun noun: anticipation; plural noun: anticipations the action of anticipating something; expectation or prediction. (definition from Google Dictionary) Anticipation is a powerful thing. It can move you forward with excitement or keep you frozen in place due to anxiety or fear. For me, anticipation propels me forward, forcing me to keep my eye … Continue reading Anticipation