Gold Roll (CA)
I’ve decided to wear a beret— LA is freakishly freezing. I’m invited to a party at a roller rink but I arrive too late for entry, so I linger in the parking lot and wait to see who comes out the rainbow doors of Moonlight Rollerway. Streams of…
The moon unfolds like a white iris, gazing down at us. After Alexis and I decorate the venue (all the while wearing high heels) girls and boys stroll into the Hollywood garden wearing faux leather, faux fur, faux flowers. The dreamy attendees bring macaroons and berries. Cell phones are…
Friends visit and at one point I have six guests. Galentine’s Day is a new holiday, essentially developed by Leslie Knope, and something I am more than happy to partake in. I make red and gold glitter paper hearts as a gift to my friends.
On Set: Crybaby
Maja flys from Sweden to New York. We meet at Little Skips in Bushwick where I order a very large latte and wear a sports hoodie, unsure of my recent mental stability: am I even able to do this job? Four days later, we wrap shooting 4 music videos.…
The woods are smoky and blue as my family burns a mountain of attic trash. Discarded trophies, National Geographics from the 1970s, pots and pans, ancient shoe boxes. The trees smolder in the winter dew as my aunt’s dogs follow me to the swimming hole. I stand and watch the stream.…