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2017 – The Year Of Being OK With Not Being OK

2017 was one hell of a year for many folks around the world, but especially here in the United States and in the past few months, right in Tinseltown itself what with the purge of (majority-wise) gross old pervy white men.

As for me? 2017 was a year significant in the sense that I never wavered whatsoever in my confidence to keep going in this unpredictable acting career. No agonizing self-doubts, no breakdowns if I ever wanted to continue or not, no jealousy whatsoever of my peers who have skyrocketed ahead, I was absolutely astute in my standing as an actor.

Okay that’s a complete lie, I’ve had all of those at least once this year.

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One Year Older, Potentially The Wiser

So today’s my birthday.

By this point, it’s been over 4 years since I’ve moved to Los Angeles in order to pursue my dream of being a unicorn  actor and with each passing year, I’m beginning to slowly but surely understand this maddening journey of what it takes to be a working actor in Los Angeles. But more importantly, I see myself evolving as a person and that is what this post is all about. Because while I value my career significantly, I cannot forgot about life, its simple things, and the fellow travelers that are with me as I go through this journey.

Photography credit: Matt Molloy
Photography credit: Matt Molloy

So I have a few things to say, most of these feelings prompted by the UCSB shooting which took place on May 25th, 2014:
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