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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Real Life

When I was younger, I used to think that I did my best painting when I was sad. The sadder, the better. Looking back...

When Dreams Die

Having a dream is always tricky. I am a planner. I have my calendar on my desk and my family calls it "The Book by...

Not Sure

I have to tell you that this post has no great advice or point of view, it isn't inspirational or political, it may have...

Awkward

A few months ago, I had a conversation with a friend of mine about hugging people and how awkward it can sometimes be. We...

This Old Body

In the past week I have seen a very interesting play, a very disturbing but important film, and had some very meaningful conversations. In...

A Week of Why

When I was a kid doing theatre over 50 years ago, I remember my dad pointing out a man in the cast who had...

The Dark Road

One of my theatre professors told those of us in her productions, "Don't let the audience take you down a dark road." What she meant...

A Gratitude That Never Ends

A friend of mine gave me a small gratitude journal for Christmas 2016. It arrived later than she hoped and when she finally received...

About Me

Marietta is a graduate of the University of Montevallo with a BFA in musical theater. She has been performing for over 50 years on the stage and continues to perform, direct and teach. Marietta is married to Tim, has a son named Jon, and a cat named Penny.

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