(special post for @womensday) well behaved women seldom make history #internationalwomensday

darlings *popping_on_suffragette_sash* here’s a post for International Women’s Day. with music by the great tormented free-soul deep female genius of ms. Janis Joplin. https://soundcloud.com/legacyrecordings/sets/janis-joplin-the-pearl-1 turn it up! *sighs_happily* oh that’s l o v e l y. firstly: Proper Credit is due to Ms. Laurel Thatcher Ulrich for her deeply delicious quote: well-behaved women seldom make history … Continue reading (special post for @womensday) well behaved women seldom make history #internationalwomensday

a year ago today: back in L.A *exhales*

darlings it’s been an ENTIRE YEAR since we returned to Los Angeles to live (and thrive). *exhales* and, gosh, hasn’t it been a Tremendous journey thus far? as we sit here, smiling at the glorious sunshine as it fills teamgloria towers, carrying on with our delicious thoughts ruminating in the psyche, who-we-are-in-RL is tap-tap-tapping-at-the-keyboard next … Continue reading a year ago today: back in L.A *exhales*

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.

sometimes there are more Questions than answers, especially while at the #SunsetTower the day before the Academy Awards

darlings waving to you from the couch looking at the Hollywood Hills while eating cucumber (chunks, not slices – easier with the fingers) and black olives (cured – they weren’t sick, but, you know, with olive oil and herbs and so forth)! our plans changed (someone changed their mind for our assignation today – no, … Continue reading sometimes there are more Questions than answers, especially while at the #SunsetTower the day before the Academy Awards

the magic of letters. #HeleneHanff #letterfromnewyork

darlings you never know which letters one writes that will have the desired effect – in work, life, love and all the other reasons to write and receive a Letter. Helene Hanff had no earthly clue that her charming and irascible letters to a certain bookseller would become a book, a broadway and west end Show and … Continue reading the magic of letters. #HeleneHanff #letterfromnewyork

magical manhattan moments on a rainy day.

darlings (peering from under the umbrella) is it raining where you are? it’s been POURING down all day here. not torrentially. more a consistent drip-drip-drip-misty-hair-ruining-drip-drip. quelle depressing. so we’ve been trying to spot magical moments to provide relief from the rain. like the magical lending library on cornelia street. which apparently is part of a … Continue reading magical manhattan moments on a rainy day.

it is awfully hard to feel hopeful on a cold winter rainy day

………but we do our best. even when it is POURING down in manhattan and Pretty Depressing. still – on the bright side: there’s always coffee shops and early morning conversations with one’s agent (always such a lovely word to say)…. and talking about novels that made us Thrilled to be alive when we were Much … Continue reading it is awfully hard to feel hopeful on a cold winter rainy day