Month: November 2015

There’s no such thing as a bad habit

I’m gonna make a controversial statement here: I don’t believe there is any such thing as a “bad” habit. Before you holler, hear me out. Let’s start by defining a habit. I often say a habit is something that you repeat. According to, habit (n.) is “an acquired behavior pattern regularly followed until it has […]

Being Versus Doing

My junior year of college I studied abroad in London at the British American Drama Academy. It was awesome and I had this amazing dame of a teacher Sheila for Shakespeare class. One day after I’d been working on my monologue in front of the class, Sheila said to me “Elissa, go find the book […]