Tagged with creativity

Block 718: July 12, 2015

I just realized, since we’re 12 days into July, August is 19 days away. Suddenly, “I have the entire summer to get my shop ready” is no longer a calming statement to make. We’re back and sewing in 22 days… YIKES. Date: July 12, 2015 Crane: 718 Days Spent on Project: 873 Location: NW Portland, … Continue reading

Block 710: July 4, 2015

Happy Fourth of July, everyone. Date: July 4, 2015 Crane: 710 Days Spent on Project: 865 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: When I flew out to Conway, Arkansas that very first weekend in January of 2013, the purpose was to attend production/design meetings for the three larger shows that … Continue reading

Block 683: June 6, 2015

It’s 8pm in Portland on June 6th, 2015. I’m having one of those days where I feel like I’m an adult and simply living, and not surviving. Do you understand that statement? Date: June 6, 2015 Crane: 683 Days Spent on Project: 837 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Sam … Continue reading

Block 682: June 5, 2015

Things feel possible today; I don’t feel crazy. Date: June 5, 2015 Crane: 682 Days Spent on Project: 836 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: 300 and some more people to go… YIKES. I’m going to allow myself a Back To The Future moment here and skip ahead to now. … Continue reading

Block 681: June 4, 2015

I get to go to the dentist today for two fillings. I am so excited for 2pm! Yay for having dental insurance and being able to fix things! Seriously! Date: June 4, 2015 Crane: 681 Days Spent on Project: 835 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Russ R. Again, back … Continue reading

Block 674: May 28, 2015

Today, I rolled into work at 11am. It took my dog and I about 30 minutes to walk here (instead of the usual 10). Now that my shop is off contract, where’s my motivation? I guess THIS is the one perk I get of being salaried; it only took a year of over-working myself to … Continue reading

Block 670: May 24, 2015

I just saw the new Mad Max movie and OMG I can’t stop shaking it was so good. Date: May 24, 2015 Crane: 670 Days Spent on Project: 824 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: I feel like I may be winding down on New York-centric experiences to write about … Continue reading

Block 664: May 18, 2015

Today is the last Monday my shop has on contract this season. That seems so weird to me; have I survived my first theater season in Portland? Date: May 18, 2015 Crane: 664 Days Spent on Project: 818 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Let’s rewind a bit, back away … Continue reading

Block 663: May 17, 2015

I have such hopes! Date: May 17, 2015 Crane: 663 Days Spent on Project: 817 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Continuing on with that web-series that I did back in February 2013, I’d have to send this Crane to Ross E. He wrote the six episodes for that web-series. … Continue reading

Block 658: May 12, 2015

I woke up, wide awake, at 3am. My mind was racing with all the possibilities that could happen. If I make them. Date: May 12, 2015 Crane: 658 Days Spent on Project: 812 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: I was asked to design two dance pieces for Rutgers University … Continue reading