Being in a Parade-What I Wish I Had Known

So, where I live in Utah, we have this big celebration on the 24th of July, called Pioneer Day. It is a day to remember when the Mormon Pioneers first discovered the valley. The celebration involves fireworks, a big parade (as well as smaller parades), and food. It’s like the 4th of July, but on a slightly smaller scale.

Anywho, I had the opportunity to volunteer Continue reading

A Letter to the People of the World

Dear Everyone,

I want you to know how special, unique, and amazing you all are. Seriously. I know some of you are thinking, “Well, clearly she doesn’t know me well enough to know how wrong she is,” but trust me. Humans are fascinating. We each have individual Continue reading

Why I Love Theatre More Than Film

[By the way, I’m SO sorry for the late post. I’d planned on working on it during a baseball game I went to with my young women/young men mutual group, but my friends were so much fun that I just didn’t get around to it. My bad.]

So, thinking back to May, I remembered this reflection assignment that I had to do for English. We were reviewing our most recent unit, which was a play. Having read this play in class, and then watching the movie, one of the questions was:

“What did the play do that the movie didn’t?” (It also asked the reverse).

I think that was the longest short answer response I’ve ever given. Continue reading

7 Sacrifices Theatre Kids Make

We all love the wonderful world of theatre. But there are so many things we actors sacrifice for the art that we create. Here are a few of them Continue reading

8 Things to Repeat to Yourself in the Morning

Hey, guys!

So, I’ve recently realized that, in the first few minutes of your morning, you can set up the outlook for your whole day. So I’ve made up (or stolen off of the interwebs in a few cases) a few mantras that I try to repeat to myself Continue reading

What’s the Deal? My New Goals and Schedule for This Blog

Hey guys, sorry I haven’t posted in over a week! I was out of ideas and was adjusting to a new personal schedule…and I totally neglected this blog! So, please forgive me!

Because I neglected Continue reading