The 10 Lbs of Shit & 5 Lb Bag Conundrum

Somehow, it’s both one of the most widely known and widely ignored informal rules for scriptwriting: You can’t put ten pounds of shit into a five pound bag. There’s a bit of a conflict for me in this and it’s a familiar one for anybody who creates media. On one hand, I believe I have…

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The Toughest Client

Back in my on-campus salad days (I call them that because the salad bar was a recent invention), I was in Intro to Radio Production, a very basic “this is a microphone” type of class. Unlike my classmates, I was already working in radio and producing commercials, but RadProd1, as it was colloquially called, was…

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You Want What?

This is one of the most favorite pictures I’ve ever taken. Not quite an allegory for the human condition, but it sure reflects a lot of the mixed messages we get. And in this post, I’ll share a few that I get. Every day. One of the voiceover audition aggregation sites to which I subscribe invites…

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