***Fellow lovers of television, I vow to you that I will not spoil the riches of House of Cards with any spoilers. *** There are a lot of great, gooey characters on House of Cards. I mean, do we really have to wait until awards season to give Robin Wright the Emmy this year? She is killing it. And Doug Stamper!… Continue reading From the Mixed-Up Files of Secret Service Agent Edward Meechum
Like many, I recently devoured Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay. I cannot use enough superlatives to describe it to you. Just go ahead and read it, will you? One of her essays explores unlikable female characters in pop culture. She cites Gone Girl’s Amy Dunne and Young Adult’s Mavis Gary as examples of women who make us uncomfortable because they… Continue reading My Love for the Unlikables
Approximately 117 years ago, I was a young woman living in Toronto trying to make it as an actor. Every day I would wake up and wait for one of my three agents (acting/background/promo) to call with some potential work. Even when I got a call, it was often for an audition, which meant more… Continue reading Watching. Waiting. Ripping Off Other Writers.