Pardon my appearance…

Miami Olivia has not one but two literary novels in progress. Check out my new Books page for details. I will be updating as things move along the long trail to publication. Related posts:Look of the Day Tango Tangerine Prefall … Continue reading

The Glamorous Gowns of Cannes Red Carpet

Cannes Film Festival is all about the new films that certain directors, famous and  not so famous, want to show the world, right? Well, partly. Actually it is a lot about the actresses and designers who dress them for the … Continue reading

Nice, France

The drive along the sweeping arm of the French Riviera has burned itself into my brain with indelible colors, awash like an artist’s palette, of the Mediterranean Sea. We drove on to Nice with it’s breathtaking cliff views.  The port … Continue reading

From the French Riviera with Love

The Carlton Intercontinental, Cannes  Leaving St. Tropez we drove to Cannes for our night stay. Driving right past the  Grand Auditorium Louis Lumière where the famed Cannes Film Festival takes place, on boulevard de La Croisette it was difficult to hold back the … Continue reading

St. Tropez

You’ve heard the lavender scented stories, they’re all true. At Aix en Provence, we walked all over the village center. This is Cezanne-land where even the streets pay homage to the great artist. Being a Sunday, most things were closed, … Continue reading