Marilyn Monroe: Lessons in Fame and Fortune

In finishing The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe, I couldn’t help but compare and contrast her life with another star of her era, Audrey Hepburn. There are many differences between the two stars, including finances, children, family and fashion. Perhaps most importantly are the parallels between what makes their stars “sparkle”. Marilyn always invoked a… Read More

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Iconic Styles: Audrey Hepburn

My interest in biographies grew from two things. First, an exploration of what to do with my life, now at the age of 27 and secondly, what life was like for some of the most desirable men and women in the world. Audrey Hepburn’s biography (written by American biographer Donald Spoto) was one of style, class and… Read More

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But I feel ugly…

Feeling fugly? Don’t worry. Some of the best looking people feel this way from time to time. Including yours truly. You are not alone on this one. :) In all honesty, I’m no model material. But I’ve always been told I was good looking since I was a little kid. Looking back at family pictures,… Read More

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Badboy: "I Represent Direct Game"

Last week I had the honor of meeting Badboy in person at Project SF. He was quite an amazing guy, both in physical presence and in game philosophy. Below are the notes I took as part of the meeting. As a shoutout, here is his official website: http://www.pua.pl/aindex.php Badboy Quotes / Introduction Direct game works… Read More

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