I'm 90's cartoon rock star sensation JEM this Halloween! What I love about Halloween is I can be anyone I want to be! Any actor, any profession, any person from any era. I love Halloween! When I was a kid I watched Jem and the Holograms on TV. It was one of my favourite cartoons. Jem was a Rock Star and had really cool rock star friends in her band with multicoloured hair! I would have LOVED to dress as Jem for Halloween, but most years my mom just put a sheet over our heads
Do You Have the Pitch Factor? (What I learned at London Screenwriter's Festival 2015)
Want to envision something terrifying to get you in the mood for Halloween? Imagine being in a large room, the audience packed with writers that have all their attention focused on the stage, where you're about to go up and pitch your film idea, with only two minutes to speak! I was among these gutsy screenwriters daring enough to take this terrifying yet fun challenge of pitching in front a live audience as well as four Industry Professional Judges on a panel at this year's
London According to Me....
L O N D O N 2 0 1 5 - The Journey of Dreams.... This post was really fun to write! My experience in London so far has been a little bit of culture shock and a LOT of amazement. At any given moment I felt like I was on a movie set, akin to the ones we walked through in Disney World, only these are not backdrops or wooden sets down these foggy streets, but in fact they are real buildings! So here we go, for my friends back in Canada, here is London according to me (and for m
The Reviews Are In!
When I first submitted my novel to the San Francisco Book Review this summer, I had no idea what the outcome would be. It could turn out to been anything from them hating it to them loving it. I sent two proof paperback copies and tried not to think about it. Then last week the review came back. I can't tell you how I felt when I saw the San Francisco Book Review email come in to my inbox. I was equally curious as I was nervous to open it. In fact I was waiting in line to get