When I first graduated from college, it was 2008 and the economy had taken a turn. Lots of my fellow graduates were struggling to find work, and as an entertainment industry hopeful, my chances were even bleaker. I also lived in the Midwest far from any lights of Hollywood.
So, I did what the Mary Engelbreit picture in my mom’s kitchen told me to do: Bloom Where You are Planted.
I struggled to find work in local production companies in the area and had a few opportunities here and there on…