Archive for Personal

Happy New Year!

Instead of resolutions this year that focus on things I’d like to fix, I was inspired by a friends blog post to reconsider the best ways that I can grow personally. Instead of growth that focuses on the negative, for 2015 I want to focus on the best parts of 2014 and think of ways […]

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Ender’s Game: Already Waiting for the Remake

Do you remember those advertisements in the 80’s & 90’s for greatest hits albums? $19.99 buys you *all* the best songs of the 50’s, 60’s AND 70’s! But it turns out everything has been redone by a passable but far from stellar cover band? That’s Ender’s Game the movie. To be fair, despite its size, […]

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Guess What Came in the Mail?!

My diploma recently arrived in the mail. I have officially received my Master of Arts in Storytelling and now I have the piece of paper to prove it!

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Global Storytelling: What is it?!

Here’s a joke for you: How many storytellers does it take to change a lightbulb? Only one. Get more than that and they’ll just sit around in the dark swapping stories about all the lightbulbs they changed before.
In all seriousness can storytelling accomplish anything as meaningful as even changing a lightbulb? In an attempt to […]

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I Am My Own Punchline

Last April Fool’s I blogged about a project I voiced that got mentioned in the New York Times. A friend read that post and thought it would be funny to download the app and then use the audio to “call myself”. Luckily he recorded the whole thing.
[Audio clip: view full post to listen]

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New Year, new updates

The biggest and most overdue announcement is that on August 21st, 2010 I married Virginia Lee Dickson in the Manhattan LDS Temple. A big thanks to all of my clients who rearranged deadlines and kept me on projects despite us taking time off to do that. Also a big thanks to all my clients who […]

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Engaged

On Monday April 26th, 2010 I asked my girlfriend, Virginia Lee Dickson (aka ‘Gini’), to marry me. She said yes! We decided to take the next week notifying friends and family before we made it public (we went ‘official’ and changed our Facebook status Sunday night). I apologize to my friends and family, I hardly […]

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