There is much insight to gain by reading this actress’ words. Well written and filled with growth.
Since childhood, I have a fascination with wolves. Perhaps it was growing up always with rottweilers (earnestly loving their little bear-cub looking puppiness and the sweet protectiveness ours grew into) while my best friends’ parents were cops with German shepherds. Or maybe, being an only child until the age of twelve lent itself to the independent, lone wolf mentality. In fact, wolves are endangered, misunderstood, and loyal. When I began in Show-Business, my fledgling actor self arrogantly questioned “Why does anyone need an agent, except because the system says so?”; why give ten percent of moneys earned, when I am doing all the acting? Silly girl.
Now, working full-time as my own agent (submitting for auditions), manager (creating a brand/voice), and publicist (contacting media), I realize – when will I have time to audition, not to mention act in the parts I will procure!?! And…. create time to continue efforts…
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