October 23, 2019

As I sit to write this while listening to the Costco on hold music as I schedule my annual eye doctor exam and decide to open a piece of mail that's been sitting on my desk since yesterday, I remember to stop, breathe, and do one thing at a time.

I haven't written a blo...

September 28, 2018

Last night we had an incredible screening of "Belonging in the USA: The Story of Michael D. McCarty" thanks to Gemma and two other volunteers from the Echo Park Film Center. 

Traffic was brutal, so I have to say I was really nervous that we'd have a super low turnout....

August 29, 2018

It's been awhile since I posted anything on this blog, and that's because the summer is a time when I'm committed to being with my daughter as much as I can.  Instilling the value of presence and a sense of belonging is very important to me as a parent.  And while it w...

February 13, 2018

When I set out to make "Belonging in the USA: Stories from our Neighbors" in February of 2017, I had no idea it would take so long nor that I would learn as much as I have.  It was a year filled with firsts that culminated in our first screening of the rough cut of our...

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