I live in one of the most touristy destinations in America, where the Hollywood dream allures people of all sorts and kinds. Meanwhile, I’m stuck on the 110 headed into Downtown L.A. wondering when will I ever get used to L.A. traffic. Ten years ago, my family and I piled in our car and took … More #CharmInLosAngeles, Blue Bottle at Bradbury
Why does a composer write music? Why does an artist paint? Why do two humans create another life? While the answers may vary, there is one common theme that is woven through each of these answers and that word is love. The dictionary definition of love is (n). an intense feeling of deep affection An … More Why Write?
On Friday, I had the wonderful opportunity to talk about my second book, A Song for Somme, with Kaitlin Lopez, host of The Word of Their Testimony for KUCI 88.9FM in Orange County. I shared a little bit about the inspiration behind the book, and some hidden treasures that will exclusively only be found in this … More Podcast: Exclusive Interview on A Song for Somme
After a week in London, it is safe to say that its grey cloudy skies, brick buildings, and rich history have absolutely stolen my heart. I hope to make many more trips to London in the future and would definitely recommend that you add this charming city to your bucket list. So, what’s a weekend … More Lost in London: 3 Day Itinerary.
In the opening scene to Damien Chazelle’s La La Land, the award winning musical sweeps artists, dreamers, and visionaries into the magic of The City of Angels. From the award winning soundtrack to the panoramic views of Los Angeles, featuring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone dancing into the sunset, it is no wonder that this … More Dancing through La La Land.
Movies. Books. Paintings. Choreographed Dances. Sculptures. Music. Poetry. Art. (n). the conscious use of the imagination in the production of objects intended to be contemplated or appreciated as beautiful, as in the arrangement of forms, sounds or words There are many different definitions for the word, art, but this one, in particular, drew me in. … More A Creative Heart Silences a Fearful Mind