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ben-campbell's picture
Jun.05.2009
amazon.com executives liked my new novel so much they've listed it for a limited time at 30% discount off their price. IT'S ALL MAKE BELIEVE ISN'T IT? *Marilyn Monroe Returns*. Get it now. It has not been marketed or advertised for sale yet. Be the first to possess the return of Marilyn Monroe....
hannah-sward's picture
Jun.05.2009
Friday, June 5, 2009 9:44am Citrus Ave. It is raining. Beautiful out. Can see the Hollywood hills. Clear, clear. Rain reminds me of my childhood. Of the weather in Victoria, B.C. Some things that remind me of my childhood I don’t like. But the rain, the rain is good. Just home from walking...
hannah-sward's picture
May.28.2009
7:01 PM What happened today? Let's see - Bobby built a wall. He's building a writing shack in Mount Washington, on his sister's property. She lives in one of those houses that is built on a hill on stilts and that's where Bobby has decided to build his 'dream home.' It's complicated because of...
hannah-sward's picture
May.27.2009
Tonight I’m supposed to go to my boyfriend’s, Bobby's, mother’s house.  I like going over there.  It’s in Eagle Rock, near my favorite Target.  But tonight, I’m not so sure about going over.  My boyfriend knows I have ice-cream issues and warned me that his mom has Breyer’s Cookies N’Cream in the...
phil-bronstein's picture
May.21.2009
Every news anchor, hyperactive money reporter, and sputtering financial pundit is trying to read the economic bird droppings to tell us when this national nightmare will begin to think about trying to be over. What's the sign we've bottomed out? Is it the stock market? Home sales? Unemployment?...
jayne-lyn-stahl's picture
Apr.28.2009
 Now that the Supreme Court upheld the government's ban on the use of four letter words on TV, and radio, here's a question for them: when will they ban torture? Yes, of course, "cruel and unusual punishment" is already prohibited under the Eighth Amendment, yet we've seen how water...
edmund-jenks's picture
Mar.06.2009
After a very eventful East coast swing, Shepard Fairey is back working his home turf of LA, and this time it’s a BIG canvas… How big? Well how about the side of a theatre? To be exact, it’s the side of the historic Montalban Theatre, which now houses Nike’s crown jewel “Sportswear” store. This...
ben-campbell's picture
Mar.05.2009
Johnny was seriously crunked up; hammered and tanked on weed and three empty Bombay slammers. Sara remained sober and indifferent. She was coy and smooth as a rattlesnake coiled around Johnny’s naked, muscular body spread across his studio Murphy bed.  Aware of where she began, the world always...
julia-stein's picture
Mar.01.2009
Yesterday I went to an art street fair in East Hollywood call East Hollywood Art Cycle at Melrose and Hyperion. Near the Los Angeles City College is a block at Melrose and Hypersion where art meets bicycles. I have long gone there to a fine small theater called Sacred Fools (http://www.sacredfools....
ben-campbell's picture
Dec.15.2008
     When I was sequestered in an insane asylum, you know, an inner-city where they slam mentally challenged individuals who can't squeeze into society's tube of ethics, I decided to scream uncontrollably about the exploits that happened between the padded walls, where droids  and professionals...