sleepless in manhattan: european movies, a new moleskine and Veronique Vienne’s “The Art of Being a Woman” (never too late to learn, darlings)

darlings! the Best thing about sleeplessness (see – we Always attempt to look on the bright side, as You Know) is the joy of watching and reading and writing and listening to such glorious cultural artifacts as these: here are the movies we watched: our review: naughtiness north of hollywood boulevard, music industry ravages, late … Continue reading sleepless in manhattan: european movies, a new moleskine and Veronique Vienne’s “The Art of Being a Woman” (never too late to learn, darlings)

visions of the last week of June: bucket, spade, novels, tea-shops and William in CORNWALL!

oh, darlings, we are So Terribly Excited. our Good Friend William (who writes this very witty and occasionally rather naughty blog here) and I are planning a holiday/vacation/respite from manhattan (for us) and london (for him) for the last week of June in CORNWALL! do you know Cornwall? it was its own country for years … Continue reading visions of the last week of June: bucket, spade, novels, tea-shops and William in CORNWALL!

art-y projects: we thought about etsy….and then had another latte.

so we thought about setting up a little shop on etsy* (see latest art-y projects below) – and then we gave up – and ordered another latte and decided to write more on the latestscreenplay. why did we give up? it’s not hard to sell on etsy (although god knows the paypal-setting-up-account-ness was a lousy … Continue reading art-y projects: we thought about etsy….and then had another latte.

medical leave day 7: afraid of the wound beneath.

so we see the surgeon again tomorrow. and – if all goes well, he’ll remove the white gauze and steri-strips (as we believe they’re called) and the wound will be revealed. we’re terrified. our throat is still agony (and voice-less) and it feels like swallowing razor blades (especially when taking the mammoth 14 x calcium … Continue reading medical leave day 7: afraid of the wound beneath.