How My Son and I Tested Positive

Like a lot of people in early 2020, I was furloughed from my job and was confined to my house in order to practice social distancing. I remember getting the phone call from my boss. I knew it was bad when he started off with: “I hate to be the bearer of bad news .Continue reading “How My Son and I Tested Positive”

Top 10 Good Things that Have Come from the Shutdown

There’s two sides of every coin, lest we take the bad without the good. That’s why I’m listing the top ten things that we got from the shutdown from March to May. 10. Some time off Admittedly not everyone got furloughed or let go due to the coronavirus, but many millions of people did. SoContinue reading “Top 10 Good Things that Have Come from the Shutdown”

Keith Farthington on How to Make an Instructional Video

People everywhere are still trapped at home and trying new things, especially in the realm of making videos to post online, whether they be Disneyland reenactments, discussions about The Tiger King, or making videos to be given a shoutout on John Krasinski’s SGN (Hi, John xXoXooO!!!). I’ll be honest, I’ve been in a creative funk,Continue reading “Keith Farthington on How to Make an Instructional Video”

Starting Fresh, Starting Over

If these quarantine times have offered any value at all, it’s the gift of time. AmIright? (Unless you’re a healthcare or retail worker, or hold any position that has been deemed essential, then you truly are a hero worthy of Tony Stark’s EDITH glasses.) But for the rest of us, we’ve been given the opportunityContinue reading “Starting Fresh, Starting Over”

What “Friends” Would Survive “The Walking Dead?”

We had so much fund deciding who from The Office would survive The Walking Dead that we decided to give it another go. The beloved characters from our favorite 90’s show grew up in the same world we occupy. It was safe, a little spunky, and somewhat predictable. No one gave death a second thought,Continue reading “What “Friends” Would Survive “The Walking Dead?””

December Isn’t the Only Time We Lie to Our Kids

Christmas. The time of discounts and icy roads and beautiful…lies. For us storytellers and pathological liars, December is the time of year where we have a free pass to lie to our families. We can lie to our spouses. “I’m going out to fill the car up.” But we’re really hopping over to Target toContinue reading “December Isn’t the Only Time We Lie to Our Kids”