A lady after my own heart, Moorea Seal is blogging for me today. I have to say.. Moorea, her stylin’s, her singing, and her words leave me with no less than a big girl crush. She’s the sweetest, and a blogger I can’t wait to meet.. xo lovely lady. (Ps – is that the longest post title or what? sheesh.)
Me oh my, what a busy weekend I have had! A few of my friends and I participated in the 48 Hour Film Festival in Portland, Oregon this weekend. That mean’t no sleep and many hours of silliness and fun. My friend Zeek Earl was our cinematographer, producer, writer, director. You can check out more of his short films and things here: . I’ll keep you posted on when the film is up on the internet over at my blog Rumination Readling Room.
My role in the film consisted of costume designer/music writer/performance artist. I brought loads of vintage dresses for our leading lady, made a bow tie for the lead man, and wrote a song called “Young Love”. I’d say the movie starts of as a quirky romantic comedy but turns into something wilder, or goofier perhaps. After all this monkey business this weekend, I just want to curl up on a fancy chaise lounge in my prettiest dress, read a good book and listen to some catchy music!
My dream outfit right now would look something like this:
My dream chaise lounge would look like this:
Reading List: Anything by Kafka. Right now I am reading a few of his stories such as Metamorphasis, The Judgement, and The Penal Colony.
And what’s ringing in my ears right now: The Pains of Being Pure at Heart. Lordy, these kids are good. I just saw them in Seattle a few weeks ago and my heart leapt out of my throat. Listen to “Stay Alive” on their myspace: