42 Seconds of Happiness | Chapter Eleven | Alis III

  42 Seconds of Happiness | Chapter Eleven | Alis III Warning some episodes have strong language!       Published on Nov 24, 2012 WritersImprovStudio From "we are totally happy" to "I don't know how happy I am" it takes less than three minutes. Seeing Felice so happily pregnant, makes Alis realize that she does not love Tomas as she said she does. She would never want to have another child with him - a shocking realization. 4 couples. 6 friends. 5 affairs. 1 intruder. Read more [...]

The Story Begins Mamma Bear Plus 6

          It has been a year and it is still difficult to share this story with anyone outside my small circle of close friends & family. I will be very discriminating on details, not sure there will ever be an acceptable amount of time between then and the present that will make me want to dig up and share those deep ugly mental images. It is not something that I thought I would ever want to talk about or share with anyone, but it is amazing what can be accomplished Read more [...]

42 Seconds of Happiness | Chapter Sixteen | Peter and the Lives of the Others

    Warning some episodes have strong language!       Published on Dec 29, 2012 WritersImprovStudio   'You'd think that when love ends, that it could just end, and it wouldn't have to be so bitter and complicated.' Alis asks for Peter's help, Peter offers Tomas his help, Tomas wants everybody to get out of his life. A couple has common friends. One day they separate. What happens to their friends? Will they take sides, will they get involved, will they even Read more [...]

42 Seconds of Happiness | Chapter Six | Vineke and Peter

  42 Seconds of Happiness | Chapter Six | Vineke and Peter  Warning some episodes have strong language!         Published on Oct 13, 2012  WritersImprovStudio "If you want a happy ending, that depends, of course, on where you stop your story," said Orson Welles. Meet Vineke and Peter, a few months before the dinner. Vineke is Peter's second wife -- he left his first one because of Vineke, and deep inside she fears he will do it again. Can one love from a position Read more [...]

42 Seconds of Happiness | Chapter Seventeen | Marc and Alis II

    Warning some episodes have strong language! Published on Jan 5, 2013 WritersImprovStudio Imagine you are in love. She is married, you are married. Both unhappily, which is why this is happening. Then one of you decides to leave the marriage. And it is not you. Alis tells Marc that she is getting a divorce. Watch what happens. And if that is not too much to imagine: you are in a car. Meeting the love of your life. Or that is what you thought. Two hours ago. 4 couples. 6 friends. Read more [...]

42 Seconds of Happiness | Chapter Nine | Alis I

  42 Seconds of Happiness | Chapter Nine | Alis I  Warning some episodes have strong language!       Published on Nov 5, 2012 WritersImprovStudio "So if you could choose to live outside of yourself, what would it be like?" asks Marc, and Alis falls in love. 4 couples. 6 friends. 5 affairs. 42 seconds of happiness. Featuring the ensemble of the Writers Improv Studio, 42 Seconds of Happiness is a web series made from improvisations which examine with tender honesty the intimate Read more [...]

42 Seconds of Happiness | Chapter Two | The Dinner II

  42 Seconds of Happiness | Chapter Two | The Dinner II  Warning some episodes have strong language!      Published on Sep 8, 2012  WritersImprovStudio   The Dinner continues... Will Tomas and Alis find back together? What does their breakup mean to their friends? 4 couples. 6 friends. 5 affairs. 42 seconds of happiness. Featuring the ensemble of the Writers Improv Studio, 42 Seconds of Happiness is a web series made from improvisations which examine with tender honesty Read more [...]

42 Seconds of Happiness | Chapter Twelve | Marc and Alis I

   42 Seconds of Happiness | Chapter Twelve | Marc and Alis I Warning some episodes have strong language!         Published on Dec 1, 2012 WritersImprovStudio "It just felt right, even if it was wrong." So Marc and Alis meet again. And again. So what is this? Fun? An escape from things that are no longer fun? How are you dealing with this? Why does your wife keep calling? Questions and lies and qualms start taking over. Featuring the ensemble of the Writers Improv Read more [...]

42 Seconds of Happiness | Chapter Nineteen | Don’t call me sweetheart

    Warning some episodes have strong language!         Published on Jan 19, 2013 WritersImprovStudio 'Let's try to see what's best for your child,' says the mediator, but Alis and Tomas disagree on what's best for Sam. How could they not? They have stopped calling each other sweetheart, and now they disagree on almost everything. How do parents end up in court, fighting a child custody battle? Watch it happening to Tomas and Alis, as hurt, anger and frustration Read more [...]

42 Seconds of Happiness | Chapter Eighteen | What do they fear?

  42 Seconds of Happiness | Chapter Eighteen | What do they fear? Warning some episodes have strong language!       Published on Sep 4, 2012 WritersImprovStudio Are we afraid of happiness? 'With that kind of happiness comes great risk,' says Alis, and Marc, in a moment of perfect clarity, asserts that 'ultimately I think I'll be unhappy by my own choice'. Watch Marc's and Alis' confessions after Alis has told him that she is separating from Tomas. What do they, what Read more [...]