It’s been one year since my break-up. Something I thought I wouldn’t survive, but I did. I was so in love, so dependent of this other being, I lost sight of who I was, of who I wanted to become and made my ex the complete sun of my universe. My thoughts were about him,… Continue reading Being Single: First Year.
When I first heard about this book, I thought Marina Keegan committed suicide. I’m not sure why I thought that; I mean, maybe because when something inspired by death, is because someone couldn’t take the world, or something close. But I was wrong, this time it was different; Marina Keegan didn’t in fact, committed suicide,… Continue reading The Opposite of Loneliness by Marina Keegan.
It's Okay to not like what your friends like, it's okay to not go for what's trendy, it's okay to not eat a certain type of food, it's okay to not study something you don't want to study, it's okay to read a book Oprah's not reading, it's okay to sleep whenever you want to… Continue reading It’s Okay to Not be Like Everyone Else.
I am very sensitive. I can cry very easily, people affect me, things affect me. I get touched very easily and I can feel other people's situation like they are my own, I am very empathetic. I love this part of me, I am vulnerable and I care about everything. Before, I hated this; I didn't… Continue reading Owning The Part You’re Most Judged About.
I’m home, safe, comfortable, un-guarded, surrounded by familiarity, in my own bed, my own books, my own aura. I look out of the window and everything I see is old and familiar; I can visualize the inside looking at it from the outside because I’ve been inside plenty of times before. My shoulders are relaxed,… Continue reading Virginia.
This coming week I’m traveling to Virginia for acting purposes. Not only am I crazy excited and scared, but I’m also nervous for the big learning experience that comes with traveling by yourself and taking that leap into adulthood. I’ve always wanted to travel alone around the world, but financially I’m not ready and mentally… Continue reading First Trip Alone: Virginia.
When I was in school, studying acting; one of the main things that I really learned was that behavior mattered more than what you said; and that your tone of voice was a lot more important in what you meant than what you actually said. This valuable gift helps me figure out people quicker and… Continue reading Actions Speak Louder Than Words
Has anybody seen her TEDTalk? It’s pretty incredible and very enjoyable. I have noticed that a lot of us become very apologetic about the things we like, as if we don’t deserve them, myself included, body language really shows with a bowed head, averted eyes and hands held together in front, as if to protect… Continue reading Book Review: Presence by Amy Cuddy
I've been feeling a little more than a little insecure lately and I've decided to write about it to release my stress, I'm not turning this post into a soap or anything but I hope that this writing helps you feel less alone in what you're going through. I have realized that not only have… Continue reading When Insecurity Strikes.
Hi everyone! Hope you're having a wonderful day. I am sorry I haven't been posting as often (not that it hasn't been that long), but I have been auditioning a lot more and that's taking a lot more of my time, which is really really a wonderful thing. I have a manager who has been… Continue reading Update on my Acting Career.