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...
The First Cut is the Deepest and the Love that Heals

The First Cut is the Deepest and the Love that Heals

First sung, written and performed by Cat Stevens in 1967, the song The First Cut is the Deepest, has been re-recorded by several musical artists including Sheryl Crow’s popular version in 2003. The lyrics are about a relationship gone sour. However, as a Christian, I...