CONTENTS

My thoughts manifest themselves as characters and scripts. Or sometimes just sarcasm. Which is to say, Im an actor and writer… And smart ass.

COMPLETED

PROPRIETY / WEB SERIES (COMEDY)
The adventures of Joey, a sexually-charged free spirit, and his friends as they question conventional definitions of relationships, careers, and general decorum.

GATEWAY / SHORT FILM
When a novice interrogator is hired to extract information from a data cryptologist hiding U.S. secrets, she quickly realizes the mysterious man has more to hide than anyone thought.

WHAT MAKES US THE SAME / HALF-HOUR COMEDY PILOT
When an unconventional group of friends who don’t fit in are challenged to behave properly, they crash a black tie affair to try their hand at normalcy.

ANOTHER SATURDAY NIGHT / FEATURE FILM
A serial dater and aspiring writer begins questioning all he knows about love, friendship and career when a girl from his past reappears into his life.

DAISY / FEATURE FILM
A recovering addict is pulled back into a life of sex, drugs and violence after befriending a young girl who finds herself in a dangerous situation while desperately trying to escape her own past.

COGNITIVE DISSONANCE / FEATURE FILM
A former government operative working for a secret agency tries to obtain information about a terrorist attack, while coming to terms with his family’s past… and potentially, their involvement in the attack itself.

UPON THE SAND / ONE-HOUR DRAMA PILOT
Intersecting stories of three couples struggling with love, betrayal, corruption and their own inner demons.

IN PROGRESS

COMPLETED

PROPRIETY / WEB SERIES (COMEDY)
The adventures of Joey, a sexually-charged free spirit, and his friends as they question conventional definitions of relationships, careers, and general decorum.

GATEWAY / SHORT FILM
When a novice interrogator is hired to extract information from a data cryptologist hiding U.S. secrets, she quickly realizes the mysterious man has more to hide than anyone thought.

WHAT MAKES US THE SAME / HALF-HOUR COMEDY PILOT
When an unconventional group of friends who don’t fit in are challenged to behave properly, they crash a black tie affair to try their hand at normalcy.


SEMI-COMPLETED

ANOTHER SATURDAY NIGHT / FEATURE FILM
A serial dater and aspiring writer begins questioning all he knows about love, friendship and career when a girl from his past reappears into his life.

COGNITIVE DISSONANCE / SHORT FILM
A former government operative working for a secret agency tries to obtain information about a terrorist attack, while coming to terms with his family’s past… and potentially, their involvement in the attack itself.


NOT COMPLETED
(BUT WORKING REALLY HARD)

DAISY / FEATURE FILM
A recovering addict is pulled back into a life of sex, drugs and violence after befriending a young girl who finds herself in a dangerous situation while desperately trying to escape her own past.

UPON THE SAND / ONE-HOUR DRAMA PILOT
Intersecting stories of three couples struggling with love, betrayal, corruption and their own inner demons.


  • August 14, 2017
    The Law of Inevitability: Why Creatives Do What We Do
    Over the last two weekends I've had conversations with multiple people who asked me how it is I came to do what I do. My answer was this: Well, it was inevitable.
    MORE »
  • August 9, 2017
    The Chubbuck Technique 12 Steps
    The Chubbuck Technique teaches actors how to use their emotions not as an end result, but as a way to empower a goal. The obstacles in the character's life life are not meant to be accepted but overcome, in...
    MORE »
  • May 5, 2017
    Between "Action" and "Cut" Everything Is Possible
    It doesn't matter what you were told in your childhood about what you should or shouldn't be or how you should or shouldn't act, because you are completely free in that moment.
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  • April 28, 2017
    Building Vs. Pursuing: How A Shift In Focus Can Allow For More Freedom
    Over the past year or so I've noticed a restlessness about myself. Wanderlust. I love Nashville; I've been here for over six years. It's been good to me. Yet lately I've been wanting to travel. Ok, frankly, I've been...
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  • April 21, 2017
    The Childlike Joy of Witnessing Magic
    This week I got to experience something special. I got to see a child experience the process of filmmaking for the first time.
    MORE »
  • February 13, 2017
    The Blake Snyder Beat Sheet
    The Blake Snyder Beat Sheet is the single most useful takeaway from Save The Cat! I've found a couple screenplay "templates" that I have worked with, but none that have allowed me to see my story so clear and laid out. Here...
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  • January 10, 2017
    "Big Magic" by Elizabeth Gilbert
    Elizabeth Gilbert (Eat, Pray, Love) shares her unique insight into creativity and inspiration in her book Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear. Rich with personal stories and anecdotes, Gilbert encourages readers to live creatively, let go of fear, and respect...
    MORE »
  • November 4, 2016
    Excellence Is Lonely
    “Excellence is lonely. Everyone relates to the struggle at the bottom, but few will ever know what you went through to get to the top.” - Tim Grover
    MORE »
  • October 14, 2016
    On Passion
    Finally, something triggered in my mind to make me understand passion on a deeper level. It's like when you fall in love, and all those corny songs you've been listening to your whole life finally start making sense.
    MORE »

— 14 AUG 2017 —

THE LAW OF INEVITABILITY

WHY CREATIVES DO WHAT WE DO

Over the last two weekends I’ve had conversations with multiple people who asked me how it is I came to do what I do. My answer was this: Well, it was inevitable.

— 14 AUG 2017 —

THE CHUBBUCK TECHNIQUE 12 STEPS

The Chubbuck Technique teaches actors how to use their emotions not as an end result, but as a way to empower a goal. The obstacles in the character’s life life are not meant to be accepted but overcome, in heroic proportions. In other words, it teaches actors how to win.

— 05 MAY 2017 —

BETWEEN “ACTION” AND “CUT” EVERYTHING IS POSSIBLE

Have you ever heard or seen something that hit you so hard in that moment your life seemed to turn on its head if only for a brief period of time? This statement by Andrew Garfield did…

— 28 APR 2017 —

BUILDING VS. PURSUING

HOW A SHIFT IN FOCUS ALLOWS FOR MORE FREEDOM

Over the last two weekends I’ve had conversations with multiple people who asked me how it is I came to do what I do. My answer was this: Well, it was inevitable.

— 21 APR 2017 —

THE CHILDLIKE JOY OF WITNESSING MAGIC

This week I got to experience something special. I got to see a child experience the process of filmmaking for the first time.

— 13 FEB 2017 —

THE BLAKE SNYDER BEAT SHEET

The Blake Snyder Beat Sheet is the single most useful takeaway from Save The Cat! I’ve found a couple screenplay “templates” that I have worked with, but none that have allowed me to see my story so clear and laid out.

— 10 JAN 2017 —

“BIG MAGIC” BY ELIZABETH GILBERT

Elizabeth Gilbert (Eat, Pray, Love) shares her unique insight into creativity and inspiration in her book Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear. Rich with personal stories and anecdotes, Gilbert encourages readers to live creatively, let go of fear, and respect the mystery of inspiration. The book is wonderfully geared towards those of us who live (or wish to live) creative lives, but is perfectly suited for anyone with any kind of creative passion.

— 14 OCT 2016 —

ON PASSION

Finally, something triggered in my mind to make me understand passion on a deeper level. It’s like when you fall in love, and all those corny songs you’ve been listening to your whole life finally start making sense.

— 4 NOV 2016 —

EXCELLENCE IS LONELY

“Excellence is lonely. Everyone relates to the struggle at the bottom, but few will ever know what you went through to get to the top.”
– Tim Grover