Hey all! I recorded this on Friday 10.16.20 because the schedule was a little wonky, but alas. I’ve had a week of deep thought and realignment. Have you ever felt like things were going swimmingly only to realize things are actually the opposite of that? This week has reminded me to never forget my NorthContinue reading “The Writing Record Podcast 10.19.20 – Letting family down, and how to learn from it”
Our entry for the #myrodereel2020 short film competition! A man in a forest, tortured by flashes of war and the joy of a child, must overcome his own demons and find a clearing before it’s too late. Co-Directed by: Anthony Stengel and Jaime Cruz Written by: Jaime Cruz DP, Editor, Colorist: Anthony Stengel Man: JustinContinue reading “SEEK: A New Short Film!”
Happy Monday! Here’s a fresh rambling on the most recent barriers to creativity. Also, I don’t want to do a video version of The Writing Record so I won’t be sharing the video version on the blog. Sadly, I don’t have time and it’s not bringing anything to the YouTube channel. Here are my remindersContinue reading “The Writing Record Podcast 10.12.20 – Days off are the key”
Hello one and all! Today we feature once again a friend of the show: Zach Murphy! Zach Murphy is a Hawaii-born writer with a background in film. His stories have appeared in Peculiars Magazine, Ellipsis Zine, Emerge Literary Journal, The Bitchin’ Kitsch, Ghost City Review, Lotus-eater, WINK, Drunk Monkeys, and Fat Cat Magazine. He livesContinue reading “Creative Drive Podcast #39 – Why the River by Zach Murphy”
Setbacks is the name of the game this week, but I am feeling good nonetheless. Using bullet points moving forward because it is faster, I can share my victories/updates, and it forces me to confront my failures and see where I need to improve. So far this week: I failed. I did not complete theContinue reading “Bullet Points 10.7.20”
Separated children at the border. I think of them often and there they remain. It’s been so long for them, they will not remember their parents’ faces, if they see them again. We are lost. Horror cotidiano.
The Writing Record in Video Form. What a clusterfuck. I tried to record it this way a second time just to get it out of my system, and believe me, it will be out of my system soon. Being short on time requires me to start making concessions and streamlining the process. ADDING a videoContinue reading “The Writing Record Podcast 10.5.20 Setbacks, and two reminders…”
In case you missed it, Our Kid’s Asleep Episode 44 is out!
Experiment time! I rounded up some of my gear and recorded a video episode! You should probably watch it instead as I am not sure if the audio only version makes sense on its own, sorry! Trial and error happening at the moment! A chaos weekend of creativity unfolded and this is the aftermath. Also,Continue reading “9.28.20 – Prioritizing the Spinning Plates (Video Test)”
So it’s been ages since I’ve been in front of the camera, and since I plan to do some video work for the YouTube Channel and upcoming collaborations, I said to myself: what the hell? Let’s overcome these on-camera jitters and record something for the blog to see if I can get some practice. IContinue reading “WR Status Report 9.25.20 (Video Test)”