Day 52: Pretending to Be a Newscaster

We visited a museum that boasts a faux news studio. Everyone and his/her dog could pretend to be a newscaster, reading from the teleprompter and all.  Although the place was mobbed by a gaggle of 12 year olds, I–an old lady by their standards– clawed my way to my rightful place in line patiently awaited my […]

Day 44: Sending a Message to James Franco

This is a two-fer: (1) I followed the advice of readers who commented; and (2) I sent James Franco a message with links to my website. And guess what? He. Did. Not. Respond. What the…??? Shocking, I know. Downright scandalous! But..I can’t believe James would ignore me like that. It’s just not possible. Personally, I […]

Day 43: Signing Up for an Acting Workshop

I’m bitter. You may recall how I submitted an application to be an extra.  All I got back was a bogus email that was sent to thousands of other wannabes. Did I mention that I’m bitter? I just don’t understand why I haven’t been discovered. I mean, isn’t there always a need for the less […]