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Arts & Culture

Pocket Venus – The Rise, Fall & Rise Of A Hollywood Starlet

Pocket Venus – The Rise, Fall & Rise Of A Hollywood Starlet

Mildred Shay was an American film actress of the 1930s. Although never a Hollywood leading lady, this never stopped Mildred living like one. The eldest daughter of a wealthy lawyer, Shay came from a comfortable background of West Palm Beach old money, and when she was 19 years-old, the family […]

by × December 17, 2018 × 0 comments

Arts & Culture, Travel

Hearst Castle: A Californian Fairy Tale

Hearst Castle: A Californian Fairy Tale

Every time I visit California, I always have good intentions to visit the Hearst Castle in San Simeon, but for one reason or another, I never seem to make it. This time however, I was determined to behold the romantic vision of the publishing magnate whose lifestyle, eccentricity and art collection influenced the film […]

by × February 24, 2012 × 0 comments