I have barely written a new entry here at all that wasn't just to amplify my reviews for ClickTheCity. And while my life has found itself a routine that I actually quite enjoy (horrors! I like a routine!), it comes with insights and thoughts that I don't feel comfortable sharing on a public space because…Read more the hustle and the bustle
It's July, officially the start of the second half of the year, and things are looking up. I think. I'm applying for my Masters degree as we speak. The term is about to end and I'm going to prepare for my transition into my new position in the Film Department as the Faculty Program Coordinator.…Read more is this contentment?
Today, I ended my last class for the second term. I taught nine units this term -- two classes of FILM4TV and one class of SCRIPT2 -- and I enjoyed every minute of it. When my students handed over their final work (for SCRIPT2) or after they had heard my comments over their pilots/trailers (for…Read more Second Term: Done
I'm not yet done with my script for my first mainstream, commercial film. I was expecting to be done but a fifth draft was asked for and I'm still working on it right now. It came on a very busy school week when many of the kids (oh my gosh, I call the students kids…Read more relentless (a work post)
I really want to pursue my grad school plans. I've become more and more invested in my teaching career and I know now that I can do this as my regular job and still write for the film industry. If I have a Masters degree, I'd probably get promoted to a higher teaching position, which…Read more grad school
Last night, I saw Sab Jose take flight. I met Sab during No Filter. She's partners with Toff in The Sandbox Collective and when we were working on No Filter, she handled all the marketing and PR and she was the assistant director and acting coach for the play. We got close, of course, like…Read more Taking Flight
I've been really itching and aching to study again. I've become very politicised lately but I don't know how to use my art as an instrument for my politics. At the same time, I don't want to use art merely as a political tool. I still want it to be about craft and telling compelling…Read more a master of something