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The sound of building an empire

There has been many empires throughout time. A recurring pattern is that of sultans, kings or emperors ruling over the poor, enslaved and unhappy. They have had their harems, diamonds and power, without thinking about the people who died while they searched for the luxurious items. 239 more words


Remembering Oscar De la Renta

Oscar De la Renta, needs no introduction.  He has left his mark in the fashion industry, that will be very hard to forget.  About a few days ago I was writing a piece on De la Renta as a work assignment.   361 more words


Fox Series “Empire” Casting Calls for a high end bar scene and we are looking for well dressed men and women 20's to 70's, males and females in Chicago

Casting Alert! Local to Chicago Only! Searching for upscale men and women to work our shoot on Thursday, Oct. 30th for the TV show, “Empire.” This is for our high end bar scene and we are looking for well dressed men and women 20’s to 70’s, males and females. 44 more words

Casting Calls And Auditions

Review: The Emperor's Knives

The Emperor’s Knives by Anthony Riches
My rating: 2 of 5 stars

There should be some sort of drinking game, the sort of thing I’m sure Anthony Riches would approve of, based on all the eyebrow raising going on in his books, Especially… 2,280 more words


Review: The Eagle's Vengeance

The Eagle’s Vengeance by Anthony Riches
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

It is said the eyes are the windows to your soul. Anthony Riches seems to take that (a little too much) to heart in his ‘ 819 more words


My First Ballet

I’ve never seen ballet. My sister and I have danced in our youth. She still does. This means trips to small local theatres to watch Mummy’s precious little darlings stand and do nothing in frilly tutus or the older generation in an ill-fitting leotard wince as they go on point. 505 more words