Sometimes our goals take much longer to reach, than one expects it to be. A bunch of other things and experiences and lessons happen in between, that all lead up to the fulfillment of a goal. It’s about keeping that
Jaylee: You gotta know yourself, before you can show yourself
So being in a rut, in a state of frustration, I have been grappling with the fact that a deadline is upon me – that I have to share a story, a blog, me, with an audience. And I was
Jaylee: Pilot season is coming. I am reloading the ammo.
The underlying pace of the tone of your new script of this new year has been set. The start of the first act has begun with the goals of your new year, the next adjustment to your character’s spine, their
Jaylee: I am on my actor’s period
You feel unmotivated, underwhelmed, disappointed with yourself, your life – uninspired. It’s that time of the month again. The actor’s period. Yep. It’s the cyclicality to artistry. I’m there now. A friend of mine was there last week. Someone will
Jaylee: I think it’s really the gravity of our true strength that we are afraid of
I want to share a quote that a friend of mine shared with me, from writer Haruki Murakami; which has since reading, been a spectral echo in my ear… “Sometimes fate is like a small sandstorm that keeps changing directions.
Jaylee: Patience can wear thin. Nonetheless, even the a$$holes are interesting…
I find people fascinating – as an actor you kind of have to. Granted, I can be pretty bitter at times as I usually see people at their worst; which ironically is where I learn the most about them –
Jaylee: My Twenties Have Been Hard. There’s So Much I Thought I’d Have Together By Now.
Life can seem so hard sometimes. YES. We in the western hemisphere have it “so hard”. We are so privileged, we are so blessed, lucky, capable, able, and have a multitude of opportunities to choosefrom; as much as the aforementioned sarcastic
Jaylee: Words, Language, Vulnerability, and Living Your Art
We say them, hear them — sometimes at a mile a minute — sometimes we can’t even piece them together to form a coherent sentence. But do we actually hear them? Or sure we hear them, but do we actually listen
Jaylee: “Don’t Break the Chain” – Inspiration at 4am
It’s 4 am and I can’t sleep. They say that inspiration and grand ideas usually hit us around this ungodly hour. I think about my day, people, events. Comparisons. Ruminating over how I thought I’d have much more to show
Jaylee: On Serendipity and Why Her Soul Screams for Storytelling
Coincidence. Serendipity. Chance. Luck. Fate. Divinity Cause and effect. “It just is” … Words describing a situation. Many situations; happenings, meetings, choices, outcomes. Whatever it is, whether on its own, or the whole lot of them working together, all lead