Monthly Archives: October 2010

The Reader, the Writer

Lately, I’ve scarcely had a moment to write because my days are jam-packed. But here’s the thing: I need to write. I have a storied relationship with stories, demonstrated here: and here: If I misbehaved as a tyke, my parents … Continue reading

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Don’t waste the pretty

I have a question. Anyone ever had a job where they were ignored for four months?  I’ve been a temp receptionist at the same company since June and, although I’ve made some inroads with some of the employees (mostly because … Continue reading

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What am I?

So I glanced out my balcony window last night and saw THIS: Not weird at all. I’m sure there are many mysterious things in the hills of Los Feliz. What do you think it could be? E.T. coming back for … Continue reading

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When I came to L.A. four months ago, I scarcely knew anyone, but now I’m officially overbooked with too much to do with too many people. Not a bad thing, but I’ve forgotten why I came here: to write and … Continue reading

Posted in cheap cool stuff, food food food, i wanna be a writer, i'd like a job please, jesse eisenberg is my new favorite everything, jobs, living in L.A. | 4 Comments

Photos from the Jimmy Eat World concert @ the Wiltern, 9/29

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Judd Apatow is alive… with the Sound of Music

A couple days ago, I went to an Upright Citizens Brigade show hosted by Jeff Garlin, who always brings a couple of guest comedians with him. This week included JUDD APATOW(!), who wrote/directed/had a hand in movies like ANCHORMAN, THE … Continue reading

Posted in celebrities, cheap cool stuff, i like to sing, Judd Apatow, living in L.A., macs can suck it, Upright Citizens Brigade is a-ok in my book | Leave a comment