Category Archives: Hollywood High School

Celebrity Stories Online, Patricia Arquette’s Dad & Me


In my celebrity stories online memoir, Three Stages, I wrote about two of my closest Hollywood High School pals, Bob […]

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Entertainment Books: About Metamorphosis


The entertainment books I have written are filled with stories of transformation and self reinvention. Every human being goes through […]

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NFL Coach George Allen was Not a Celebrity When I Played for Him


Celebrity came eighteen years after George Allen recruited me to play football at Whittier college in 1953. As I wrote […]

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Praising Facebook Again


This Facebook piece may be somewhat redundant with the one I posted last October (2015) but it’s been on my […]

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A Hollywood Memoir: my Mom Drives!


This excerpt from my Hollywood memoir Three Stages does take place in Hollywood but it’s really all about my Mom […]

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Celebrity Stories: Famous and Soon-to-Be Famous Friends


In this excerpt from Three Stages I’ll tell you some celebrity stories of the famous folks I knew as a […]

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BATTLE: Why do We Love it?


I’m reading an historical novel, the details of which don’t matter, and I came upon a chapter called “BATTLE”. It […]

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Time Capsules


Remember time capsules? I don’t know if people still do that but when I was much younger I heard about […]

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The Manhattan Circle Line & Authors of Entertainment Books


How does the Manhattan Circle Line cruise relate to authors of entertainment books? I’m glad you asked. I first experienced […]

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Not a Celebrity Book, Not a Hollywood Book: a Very Different Book


This piece is not about my “celebrity” book nor is it about my Hollywood Memoir. It’s about neither my TV […]

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