Yesterday my good friend and flatmate Max Moore (https://www.flickr.com/photos/138404630@N05/) took some new acting head-shots for me. Along with my current change of perspective on many-a-thing brought on seemingly by my entrance into my 20's last year, it got me thinking further about why it is I speak so frequently of my mixed race, and of my … Continue reading These Features Of Mine…
‘DESTINED’ | New Poem + Explanation
There is a reason we are here, although it all seems arbitrary some days, we all have a purpose, we all have a dream, and we are all capable of reaching it. Like a filmic epiphany I have finally reached a point where I am, without a doubt, certain that the only career I can … Continue reading ‘DESTINED’ | New Poem + Explanation
It’s Midnight and My Mind Is Awake
Okay, granted it's not midnight yet as I'm writing this, it's actually currently 7 minutes to BUT the sentiment is the same. Many nights I find myself awake staring at my laptop screen and killing time, too awake to sleep and too tired to do anything huge. That midnight madness where my mind decides it's … Continue reading It’s Midnight and My Mind Is Awake
Lights Up – A Poem
Okay so little introduction as always: Here's a new poem I wrote today called Lights Up. I've tried to keep it broad enough so that it can be applied to more than one kind of 'performance', but it was written with theatre in mind. It basically speaks of the first performance and how it affects … Continue reading Lights Up – A Poem
The Power of Acting and Returning To School
Four years ago I performed one of the most important performances of my life. Why was it so important? Because it was my Year 12 final performance, but more than that it was the first performance of my acting and social progression of its kind. It was intense, it was challenging and completely out of … Continue reading The Power of Acting and Returning To School
‘Like Crazy’ – A Review
Tonight, during a calm and cool Thursday night, an urge rose up within me to watch a Romance - something that used to be a regular occurrence but something that in recent times had become rather rare - more than this, the urge traversed the broadness of romances, and wanted only one film to quell … Continue reading ‘Like Crazy’ – A Review
Living life right.
So... I've been taking a little while trying to figure out what I wanted write about next, thinking of ideas and then scrapping them again, I didn't want to write another book review yet because I haven't finished one recently. Truth be told I've just been wanting to talk about this; living life right. As … Continue reading Living life right.
All I Know Now – Review
Firstly, before I begin what is to be a shiningly positive review of Carrie Hope Fletcher's book 'All I Know Now' I would like to clarify something. My knowledge of Carrie, her videos, her songs, her book etc my respect for her and my love for her work has nothing to do with the fact … Continue reading All I Know Now – Review
My Robin Williams Education…
Last week marked a year since the actor, comedian and all round wonder Robin Williams took his own life. Robin Williams was known for so many classics, and can't be pinned down to ever being renowned for just one character but one of his most famous was in the Dead Poets Society. It was an absolutely … Continue reading My Robin Williams Education…
Knowing your creative style/identity.
I realised I hadn't written anything non review related in a while, and I've been thinking about this subject quite a lot recently, so here we are. The thing that defines many people in the creative industries, and helps to further their careers is their independent style, and ultimately what it is about them that … Continue reading Knowing your creative style/identity.