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Hidden Gifts

By on November 11, 2016

This past year or so I’ve been trying to find the gifts in whatever life hands me. When I’m stuck in traffic, maybe it’s that I got to hear something really great on NPR before I reached my destination. If I dropped and shattered a favorite heirloom glass serving bowl, maybe it’s that when I […]

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Two Things

By on April 1, 2011

1. Quick interview with me re: United States of Tara season 3. They used a photo Tony took of me. 2. Quick recap of boring stuff for my personal records, GO. My health is poop. The maybe-you-have-fibromyalgia along with your other 10-gallon bucket of other diagnoses has turned out to be pretty much, yeah, you […]

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Book and Mag Update

By on March 8, 2010

Hello Friends! Thank you so much for your support of my book and magazine. I feel so lucky to be able to do things I really love and be able to support myself. Want to submit to Issue 2 of LPCHmag? Go here. Season 2 of Tara starts on March 22nd. This season is SO […]

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Party Re-Cap

By on January 23, 2009

We had a great time the night of the United States of Tara premiere party. Diablo brought her fiance, Dan, who might be the nicest guy I’ve ever met. We had old friends and new friends show up for the taco bar before the pilot aired. Buttery Nipples were the shot of the night. We […]

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United States of Tara

By on April 14, 2008

Today marks the first day of production for The United States of Tara. I’m so excited for this series. Not just because it’s about a mother trying to cope with a dissociative disorder and raise her child (which is an awesome premise for a show) but also because they’ve asked me to work with them […]

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