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The Process

I always liked learning about other artist’s processes, how they take an amorphous blob of an idea to a finished piece. In my acting training, I was taught that the process was more important than the end result; that focusing on the refinement of an idea is what ultimately creates a good product. Or rather, […]

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Creation in a Crisis

Being inside these past few weeks has been like much-needed rain on a parched field of flowers for my creativity. I’ve started new works of art beyond my writing to help nurture myself – origami, painting, poetry, and even songwriting. I have a new sense of purpose in my work. I have a newfound willingness […]

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Echoes from the Mountains

For the inaugural post on my blog, here is a short story that I wrote when I first visited Oregon. It’s the first in a series of Cosmic Horror shorts I am not a strong man. I am not a man who seeks attention or fame. This account is meant as a record of events […]