My very expensive chair

I don’t usually love expensive things. For this piece of furniture, though, I made a big, whopping exception. My Eames. It’s my Eames Lounge Chair, and I just goddamn love it. It’s one of the things I looked forward to about owning a house: “Hey, when you spend your life savings on owning property in… Continue reading My very expensive chair

That night I snuck into the Oscars

This happened in 2005. True story. Oscar Night Chris Rock will host the Oscars today. The last time he hosted was 11 years ago yesterday, on February 27, 2005. I met him that night. He was cool. I used to live on N Sycamore Ave, a tiny two-block stretch in the heart of Hollywood. I… Continue reading That night I snuck into the Oscars