On this day in 2013, I traveled to NOLA believing I would film a movie, but the movie never happened. Memories remind me that for a few days anyway, that dream felt tangible.
My heart in broken into a million little pieces and I’ve been wandering the streets of the French Quarter and Lower Garden District collecting the shards. There’s a piece on Wilkinson, there’s a sliver in Bywater, there’s a large jagged hunk under a tree in Holt Cemetery. What pieces I can find, I bring back […]
When you sit down in a theater with your $20 popcorn and your cup of 32 ounce soda (a cup they won’t let you pee into, might I add), you know you’re ready for an experience. You’ll see a film and you know there will be some special effects, some funny dialogue, some decent acting. But do you really […]
So I wanted to make this space all active-like, and talk about progress on the movie, and then I got busy with the movie and doing things that took my mind off the movie and forgot to post here. *sigh* But today in my email I received a preliminary scene breakdown, which isn’t a shot […]
I had an interesting conversation on the phone about a half an hour ago, and as these things happen, conversation had turned to me (YAY) and the person said [paraphrase], “I was given your website and at first I thought I had the wrong page.” Whoops. little black duck has always been just about wee […]
New Orleans is one of those fabled towns people talk about visiting. It has its own history separate from other cities, and a magic that thrums throughout the streets day or night. I finally got a chance to visit that city (and I’ll be able to write it off as a business expense!) during the middle […]