04/16/2008 AT 02:25 PM EDT
Michelle Rodriguez has a handful of her projects in the works – and
they're not all related to her career.
"I'm currently paying my debts to society with some highway clean up," the
actress writes in a new post on her MySpace Celebrity blog.
(Rodriguez was released from jail
in January after
serving 17 days of her 180-day sentence for violating probation in a DUI case.)
The actress also is getting in front of the camera, "working on Fast
and the Furious Four,
" which he describes as "just for fun and ass-kicking
purposes." Rodriguez also reveals that she's "sharpening up on some proper
Spanish for my passion project Tropico de Sangre
and in June,
I'll be taking off to Italy to write my long awaited first feature film