“Are you enjoying your life right now?” ~ Girl, Once

This is your life now.

Your Life Now is auditions. It’s the anxious night of sleep before the 6am line-up outside the building, coffee in one hand and book in the other, the newest Elizabeth Gilbert or the classic Uta Hagen, between shuffles from the street to the lobby, lobby to hallway, hallway to room and around the spiral to the monitor table for your time slot.

Your Life Now is nailing 16 bars at a time and sometimes 8, working out how to shine without trying too hard. (more…)