Don’t Forget About Your Dreams

“There are times when dreams sustain us more than facts.” -Helen Fagin “We are such stuff / As dreams are made on, and our little life / Is rounded with a sleep.” -Prospero in Shakespeare’s “The Tempest” “And, please, as you visualize your future, don’t be afraid to be blue sky. People these days areContinue reading “Don’t Forget About Your Dreams”

Find Yourself Lose Yourself

You better lose yourself in the music, the momentYou own it, you better never let it go -Eminem, song “Lose Yourself” Oh! Move over, RoverAnd let Jimi take over -Jimi Hendrix, song “Fire” For whatever art you’re trying to create, you must bring all of yourself to it. Whether that be writing, acting, painting, etc…theContinue reading “Find Yourself Lose Yourself”

“Thinking, Thinking, Thinking”

“Your thoughts are just tiny secretions.” -Jeff Bridges “To realize you are not your thoughts is when you become spiritually awake.” -Eckhart Tolle Thoughts are just thoughts. You’ll have thousands upon thousands of them every day. Like an endless stream of running water or breathing, you can’t turn them off. Nor should you. Just beContinue reading ““Thinking, Thinking, Thinking””

What’s My Dream And My Dream Response?

For the actor… When working on a role, know what your character’s dream is. Assume the other characters all know what that dream is and want it desperately for you too. That way when you don’t get what you want and you don’t hear the dream response to your line, you will fight even harder.Continue reading “What’s My Dream And My Dream Response?”