Project: Patranila

An inside look, behind the scenes and under the covers.

Hey Loves! If you follow me on Facebook or Google+, you may be aware that I recently launched a new website and creative career coaching service, Greenlight Yourself. The site is primarily a resource and creative inspiration hub for people in the arts, particularly actors. I launched it because when I first got into the industry, I had NO idea what I was doing and I wish now, that I’d had someone to guide me through those early years.
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Project: Patranila

For Trayvon and Lonnie and…

… for Keilon and Justis, Jordan, Sterling and Christian, CJ and Christopher, Messiah, Barry and Shamel. My young and precious nephews.

 

Trayvon Martin

February 5, 1995 – February 26, 2012

 

This is Lonnie, my nephew. Born February 6, 1995, one day after Trayvon Martin. I pray that I will never have to see a second date posted after his name.
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Play the hand you’re dealt. Lessons in …

We’ve all heard it. From our parents, teachers, and well meaning friends who always have all the answers to everything. ‘You have to play the hand you’re dealt.’ The sentiment comes in many variations and I have always lumped them all together. Use what you’ve got to get what you want, bloom where you’re planted, and the ever popular ‘when life gives you lemons…’

 

When You Think You Understand But You Don’t

Until today, I thought I had a full understanding of the cards concept.…
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Random Sunday Share

Flowers for Patranila
I love Sunday! Sunday morning in particular. No matter what the week before has held, Sunday morning washes it all clean with peace and tranquility. Can’t get enough of Sunday morning!
And, I secretly expect my Prince Charming to show up at my door because he’s lost and is the only man on Earth to ask for directions.
Also, I am really obsessive and tend to do things I love over and over until the pleasure wears off.
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Create Some Cozy: The Hygge Way

Create Some Cozy: The Hygge Way

Hygge (hoo-gah) is an old Danish concept that helps Danes get through their long, dark winters. Anyone besides me feeling the effects of winter: actual, political or otherwise? Yeah, I thought so. Fret not my lovelies, Hygge and I are here to help you make it through. Roughly translated as coziness, hygge means creating a warm atmosphere and enjoying the good things in life with good people.… Read More

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