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write, barbie?

 Only in comedy does an obedient white girl from the suburbs count as diversity. – Tina Fey Screenwriting is like writing in the sand with the wind blowing. – Frances Marion Why didn’t they ever make Screenwriter Barbie? Was it because she didn’t have a uniform that required heels? Screenwriter …

alex was here – pt. one

Remembrance is a form of meeting.  — Khalil Gibran I began writing here a few months ago, after saying that this great big world seems to shrink a little via the blogosphere. I could see this delicate string that seemed to connect so many together. However unexpectedly. Only connect… Eden …

five great things someone else said: vol seven

This post didn’t start out this way. I didn’t plan to talk about what happened Sunday night. But it seemed ironic that as I was preparing quotes for this week’s installment of five great things some one else said, I found out a quote I had just posted was, in …

diamonds are forvever

post haste

Letter writing is the only device for combining solitude with good company.  – Lord Byron The age of technology has both revived the use of writing and provided ever more reasons for its spiritual solace.  Emails are letters, after all, more lasting than phone calls, even if many of them …

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possibly wiser. definitely older.

Oh, how I regret not having worn a bikini the entire time I was twenty-six. If anyone young is reading this, go right this minute, put on a bikini, and don’t take it off until you’re thirty-four. – Nora Ephron My friend Peter wrote a wonderful essay for CINEASTE magazine …