My Belief in the Power of Stories – A Speech

At the end of a novel I’m currently working on, the main character returns to his film school alma mater to speak to the graduating class that year. I poured my heart into writing his speech, and the words he speaks are reflective of my own belief in the power of film, the power of stories, and […]

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Common App Essay – Viva La Vida Will Be Your Forrest Gump

This must be the umpteenth time I’m posting this online, but the last posting I made of my Common App essay got lost when I switched web hosts, so posting it once more (especially since I need it for a more recent post). Written back in the fall of ’09. High-school-Danny wasn’t too shabby at writing, looks […]

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