I’m sorry if this letter comes as a surprise. It’s been so long since we last saw each other. But you’ve been on my mind a lot lately. I find myself childishly looking back at the days we had together. I think about how life would be if you were still here. What advice would you give me? I know it’s not my place but I think about the relationship you had with my family, specifically my dad. I think […]
It is a reality where I am fully capable and unencumbered by self-doubt or the absence of any self-esteem. It seems the irony in my obsession lies in the fact that I am actually quite stuck in a desperate reality, and this new one remains a postcard pinned to my wall from an old elementary school friend off living a better life someplace far from here.
Produced and filmed by Jake Nielson for STUCK Productions. In this video, I explain the meaning and reason behind my life’s work. I hope this video meets you well. Follow me on Twitter/ Insta: @URNOTSTUCK
When one cannot write, they are forced to think. Why can’t I write? What is blocking me from the next critical thought? What am I doing wrong? This is exactly what independent writer and creative producer, Jake Nielson was thinking as he stared at his computer screen for hours one Saturday night. His girlfriend already fast asleep, he skulked in his living room clasped firmly to a bottle of Irish Whisky as he lost his mind. Jake suffered from what […]
I am Strawbary Hardcandy the third. I’m here each holiday season, but nobody seems to care. Everyone looks directly at me while they reach their hand over to grab a handful of candy corn from the bowl next door. What do they have that I don’t? They don’t even try to wrap themselves up! They are common pebbles of trashy sugar! Everyone gets sick of them after a few weeks anyway, what’s so great about that? No one […]