setting the scene in donal bay….(aka #oceanPark California)

darlings we went to interview someone for next week’s column in Los Angeles, I’m Yours, and after it was done (and fascinating and lovely an interview it was too) we decided it was going to be too crazy on the freeway (rush hour) so we took a different turning and went to watch the sunset … Continue reading setting the scene in donal bay….(aka #oceanPark California)

the importance of video rental stores, secondhand bookshops and thirtysomething

darlings how was your saturday? ours was delicious. and surprising. we wrote the column for Los Angeles, I’m Yours (it’s about gelato, the Valley and Mr. Pierce Brosnan’s son’s former tutor-turned-entrepreneur) and sent it off via email (so Modern) to our Editor. what’s that? yes, you’re right. due to the Americans celebrating their Independence from … Continue reading the importance of video rental stores, secondhand bookshops and thirtysomething

movie nights and screenwriting days #LifeInLosAngeles.

darlings los angeles is lovely at twilight. even when it’s a strip mall. better when it’s an apartment building with neon and naughtiness (in yesteryears, perhaps now – who knows…….) talking of plots: we’ve seen three movies in the past *looksvaguelytocamera* day or so. because we’ve been writing a LOT and needed a break (well, … Continue reading movie nights and screenwriting days #LifeInLosAngeles.

hiding in plain sight.

darlings we had the Most glorious conversation about Creativity yesterday. we drove *looksvaguelytocamera* towards the Ocean (the Pacific, we were staying on this Coast) and met-in-a-cafe (as we like to do) and talked for a nice long while about why-people-create and when and how and what-happens-if-they-do-not-create (depression ensues in our experience). there’s something so gloriously … Continue reading hiding in plain sight.