Very Special Blossom: P...

One of the distinctive parts of growing up in Los Angeles is that you will attend school with working actors. Chances are at least of these people will end up with a recognizable face, and if you’re really lucky, one of them will have a certain ironic cache in around twenty years....

Now Fear This: Attack t...

This is why aliens don’t come to the city. Back when I was trying to break into screenwriting, I consistently got into trouble for my heroes. “Why would I cheer for this person?” the befuddled executive would ask between sips of Diet Coke. “He’s not sympathetic.” I...