Monthly Archives: October 2011

Ciro’s – the epicenter of Nightclubland

In a continuing series looking at Hollywood restaurants where some of the scenes in my ‘Garden of Allah’ novels take place: Ciro’s Since the furtive, gin-soaked days (or, more specifically, those oh-so-naughty nights) of Prohibition, the Sunset Strip has been … Continue reading

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…and let’s take it from the top

I am a couple of weeks into this whole editing thing and I find that I am now the wiser man that I wished I’d been a couple of weeks ago. When my editor delivered my manuscript back to me, … Continue reading

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Clifton’s Cafeteria where you “Pay As You Wish”

In a continuing series looking at Hollywood restaurants where some of the scenes in my ‘Garden of Allah’ novels take place: Clifton’s Cafeteria Okay, this entry is a bit of a cheat. There is no longer a scene in my … Continue reading

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Life Inside the Poseidon Adventure

All week I’ve been humming the song “There’s Got To Be A Morning After” from The Poseidon Adventure but I couldn’t work out why, of all songs, that particular one would be running through my head on an annoyingly endless … Continue reading

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