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)
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
darlings the latest Requested Materials from the Los Angeles County Library have arrived! (or, more correctly, we went to Pick them Up from the shelf and ran our fingers delicately across the tomes looking for the piece of paper sticking up with our original RL surname thereupon) and so we spent many happy hours late … Continue reading coffee with Congreve.
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.
darlings we saw the sunrise today – and we’ll probably be around to watch it set because we’re off to the movies (and we’re VERY EXCITED because it’ll be the first time we’ve seen THIS on the big screen – well – let’s see – it must be – *looksfarawayintomiddledistance* a Very Long Time Ago). … Continue reading writing as the dawn comes up.
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.