March 29, 2018

Hello beautiful beings,

Checking in from Bristol on my first week of the Spring Break. This is it. The quiet before the final storm... When we get back in April we start an epic third term that stretches all the way through August! Okay, okay, they technically split it...

January 8, 2018

Well, it's been a while since I've written anything. In fact, it's a whole new year... happy 2018 everyone! 

As you could imagine, much has happened since I last checked in about a month into my training in late October: Our term continued through November and the first...

October 27, 2017

Just about one month ago, I had my first day of classes at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School... it's hard to believe a month has gone by in that it's flown, but I also feel as if I've gained a lifetime's worth of acting lessons in five short weeks.

Our days are packed...

September 24, 2017

Hello my dear supporters!

I want to let those of you who have donated to my campaign already know that I am currently processing rewards—backers who are waiting on Sonnets and Soliloquies should get them very soon, and postcards will be going out in the next few weeks.....

September 5, 2017

Happy September to you all!

It's back to school month and I'm less than two weeks away from arrival in the U.K.! My oh my, how this summer flew by. Fundraising is still going strong with about $8.5k raised so far between my Generosity campaign (donate here) and outside...

August 18, 2017

So, it's been a couple weeks since I've updated you all on my journey. A tumultuous and busy month so far, August has me desperately seeking more time to finish projects, see all my loved ones, show up at important events, pack and unpack and repack suitcases. But I al...

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