Love Attacks: The Viral Language that Heals

Love Attacks: The Viral Language that Heals

One of the most difficult results of the COVID pandemic is how we are now having to restrain ourselves from hugging or even extending a handshake to someone else. Who can resist when the warmth of friendship and love is extended? Research is revealing that people...
You Can Do Magic: Living Fully in an Uncertain World

You Can Do Magic: Living Fully in an Uncertain World

One of my favorite places to visit in Los Angeles is the Magic Castle. It is an iconic venue that sits mysteriously lit at night on a hill in Hollywood. You can only get into the Castle if you have an invitation from a magician who is a member and has performed there....
Get Going Because You Can

Get Going Because You Can

My three-year-old grandson has a mind of his own (as do all 3-year olds.) So, we play games. When I want him to eat, I tell him “don’t eat that!” When I want him to hurry up, I tell him “don’t run!” Today we don’t want to be told what to think or do either. Sometimes...
Sydney Patapoff INNER VIEW

Sydney Patapoff INNER VIEW

Here is my interview from the Influence Women’s Journal – August 2020. Not signed up yet for the bi-monthly journal? Sign up NOW! Bio Sydney Patapoff is a 2nd Assistant Director who lives and works in Los Angeles, CA. After beginning her career on NBC’s...