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Sunday, August 9, 2020

To Baby or Not to Baby by Daisy Eagan

But this time it dawned on me that I might be robbing myself of something I truly want, and I’m not entirely sure why. What if I keep talking myself out of having another child, and then I…

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Sunday, July 26, 2020

Here We Are. by Daisy Eagan

A couple of you reached out to me after my recent post about depression. You expressed gratitude that I shared my experience so openly, and said it helped you reach out for your own help. I …

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Friday, July 3, 2020

The Depression of the Lambs? by Daisy Eagan

Depressives tend to bristle at the advice that we need to go out and get fresh air, or exercise, or meditate, or drink more water, or smile more, get out of bed, go to bed at a reasonable ho…

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Friday, June 19, 2020

You’re an asshole, but I love you. by Daisy Eagan

“You always folded and let me play video games, and now I can’t self-motivate to get a job AND THAT’S WHY I HAVE TO LIVE IN YOUR BASEMENT!” Continue reading →

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Thursday, June 18, 2020

Frankenstein Bunny (Monty came up with this title) by Daisy Eagan

Listen, I’m not going to lie. One of the reasons I haven’t been writing as much lately is that when I have a free hour or two (when Monty is visiting with Aunt Mo, or going for a ride wi…

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Saturday, June 13, 2020

Lies I Tell Myself by Daisy Eagan

I don’t know where to begin, so I’ll just begin, and we’ll see where we get. I’ve been told recently by a few different people that they’ve always enjoyed my blog and that they adm…

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Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Safer at Home by Daisy Eagan

Written and Directed by me. Starring me and Monty Eagan-Bloom Edited by Luther Creek

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Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Teach your Children Well. Or… At All. by Daisy Eagan

We took a drive on Saturday in my sister’s convertible up to Mullholland. We were hoping to see the view south of here. We heard you can see all the way down to South Coast now that the po…

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Friday, April 10, 2020

Whose Country is it Anyway? by Daisy Eagan

I wish that I could offer hope or optimism, but I’m not feeling tremendously hopeful or optimistic. I wish I could say that we’re all going to come out of this relatively soon and strong…

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Monday, March 23, 2020

Reset. by Daisy Eagan

There are planes going by overhead from Burbank to who knows where. Who is still riding on airplanes? I am somewhat at a loss. What is happening in the world is so big and scary, I don’t k…

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Friday, March 13, 2020

ALBATROSS! by Daisy Eagan

Here’s the deal, I’m not an Economist. I’m not a Sociologist. I’m not even THAT smart. But I have a very strong feeling that shit is going to get a whole lot worse before it gets bet…

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Friday, March 6, 2020

It's okay. I'm okay. by Daisy Eagan

I did not book the thing I flew back to NYC for. I know it’s not a matter of my talent or hard work, and everything else is out of my control. Something else will come along. It’s okay. …

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Monday, February 17, 2020

You. Can. Not. Stop. Me. by Daisy Eagan

Saturday I woke up at around 2pm from a nap, to a slew of messages from my managers. By 9pm I was on a flight to NYC. The job I had not booked and then insisted on going on tape … Continue…

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Monday, February 10, 2020

I Do My Job Flat On My Back. by Daisy Eagan

I was very excited to hit the ground running in the new decade. I joined The Wing late last year. I joined a gym for the first time in probably six years. I was posting blogs. And in the mid…

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Friday, January 24, 2020

#BookedIt by Daisy Eagan

I was hoping to get some writing done today, but I am laid up on the couch with a severely awful pinched nerve and honestly all I want to do is die. I will settle for watching Pandemic on Ne…

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Monday, January 20, 2020

Receipts by Daisy Eagan

If you haven’t read the post before this one, go read it now. Then come back. The infamous tweet. James Joyce’s The Dead poster. Original water color costume painting signed by Theoni V.…

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Saturday, January 18, 2020

I'm Still Here by Daisy Eagan

Kurt and I have a collection of framed pictures and posters waiting to be hung in our place in L.A. because neither of us have the interior decorating gene, and because many of them are rela…

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Friday, January 10, 2020

Once Upon an Irishman with Knives Out by Daisy Eagan

Excuse me, I know I’m VERY late to this party, but I only just watched the Golden Globes and didn’t even know what and who was nominated (except that there were zero women directors nomi…

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Monday, January 6, 2020

Happy New Year, Happy New Blog by Daisy Eagan

Hello! Hi! Hi! Hello! Welcome to my first posting on my new website! I’m currently in the process of migrating everything (including my domain name) to WordPress, so none of the content fr…

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Wednesday, October 26, 2016

A Letter to the Child Actors of School of Rock—From Daisy Eagan by Daisy Eagan

The youngest female Tony Award winner penned a personal letter to the child actors she saw in School of Rock this summer. Read it here.

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Tuesday, February 10, 2015

I'm not dead. by Daisy Eagan

Hello Faithful Reader, Not-So-Faithful Reader, Casual Stopper-By, Curious Looky-Loo, Troll, Random Stumble-Uponer,Some months back I wrote this whole piece about resolving to share the emoti…

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Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Ugh. by Daisy Eagan

Funny story.  I was sitting on my couch reading I Am Malala, crying.  Sitting on my couch, in my climate-controlled, well-lit, safe, two bedroom apartment in Los Angeles, after e…

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Monday, October 13, 2014
Sunday, October 12, 2014

False Alarm by Daisy Eagan

A few months ago I made a grand announcement that Kurt and Monty and I were pulling up stakes and moving back to NYC.  Kurt had been let go from his job of 15 years (he signed a confi…

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Thursday, October 2, 2014

Who's misundertanding? by Daisy Eagan

Here's a great piece by Leighton Meester about the interpretations and misinterpretations of Curly's wife in Of Mice and Men.  This is for the people who accused me of not understanding…

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Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Daisy and Jordan Drive Around Town by Daisy Eagan

Hey, guys!  Fun story:  One of my favorite people, Jordan Kai Burnett and are doing a podcast!  It's called "Daisy and Jordan Drive Around Town" and that's also what it is....…

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YOU DON'T NEED TO YELL (I'm sitting right here) by Daisy Eagan

I have to admit another reason I haven't been blogging so much is that frankly I feel like there's opinion overload going on and I have a lot of ambivalence about contributing to it.  9…

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Monday, September 29, 2014

Urgent Reader Pole by Daisy Eagan

But serious question.  I need to know if I can pull off this haircut?Here's me now:Please try to look past my stunning beauty and be objective.

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Friday, September 26, 2014

Hello Again by Daisy Eagan

Okay, kids.  Here it is.  I never promised you a rose garden, but I did promise you a blog and I have been remiss in my duties.  This is my attempt at an explanation.  As…

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Saturday, September 20, 2014

Guess Who's Back. *hint: Me. by Daisy Eagan

Okay, kids, I know I've been M.I.A. for a while and super sporadic before that.  There's a post in the works explaining that.  But, for now, here's a track from One For My Baby.&nb…

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Thursday, July 10, 2014

Hobby Lobby by Daisy Eagan

Here are two excellent and important pieces about the Hobby Lobby decision.  Take a break from cute cat videos and read them both.…

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