Category Archives: Aging

42. It’s More Than A Number.

In Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, 42 was the answer to the meaning of life. The problem was that the characters in the book didn’t know what the question was. I’m feeling a bit the same way. I just turned … Continue reading

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Life Legacies And The Luck Of Green Lights

When I look back on this blog, I smile at the young 34-year-old me that moved to LA. I was full of it, and completely sure that I was going to conquer the world of screenwriting. I was going to … Continue reading

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When The Children Become The Parents

Despite everything that I said in my last post about how children are being raised these days, I take my hat off to anyone that actually has children of their own. Every diaper changing I sit near, every bumped head … Continue reading

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Dad Bands – A Particularly LA Phenomena

Like most men on the planet, I’m really angry that I never got to be a rock star. When I was a kid in school and the teacher asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up, I’d … Continue reading

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Do We Really Get Any Older?

I’m nearly 40. It’s around the corner. This fact doesn’t terrify me the way that I thought it would. What I do find strange though, is that I thought I would feel differently to how I do now. When I … Continue reading

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The LA Marathon

No one walks in LA. It’s a saying that the Angelinos love to throw around. Because everyone’s in their car, right? Actually it’s because everyone’s running. And they are hoping like fuck that they make it to the mythical finish … Continue reading

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Comfort Technology

When you feel like the world is on top of you, when you pine for simpler times, a pretty common reaction is to go for some childhood memory food; mashed potatoes, bangers, soup etc, the kind of nosh that your … Continue reading

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