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A Love Worth Fighting For

Posted in - articles & the oliviers on August 5th 2014 3 Comments

What happened to romance in Hollywood?

Oh, I know that love, love, love is shouted from the Beverly Hilltops; that caresses are recorded by scores of news cameras; that people are proclaimed “this way” and “that way” in headline type.

Being Nancy Drew: 5 things I’ve learned from researching the Oliviers

Posted in - the oliviers & vivien leigh on February 22nd 2012 16 Comments

My favorite part of writing is not so much the creation of a narrative as the research that is necessary to piece that narrative together. I love rummaging through the stacks (the basement) in libraries for books that have been collecting dust for God knows how long; physically touching paper that was handled by …