Medgar Evers

    “He’s the one who told me to be proud of my large lips. It was he who told me to stop straightening my hair and be proud of my kinky hair. It was Medgar who told me to stop using bleach on my face to be lighter and to be proud of my […]

F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

    “I hope she’ll be a fool — that’s the best thing a girl can be in this world, a beautiful little fool.” ― F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby “Every one suspects himself of at least one of the cardinal virtues, and this is mine: I am one of the few honest people […]

Marilyn & Marlon

  Although I decided not to make another long-term commitment to the stage, I was glad to get back to New York after the filming of Streetcar. I lived in an apartment at Sixth Avenue and Fifty-seventh Street near Carnegie Hall and dropped in from time to time at the Actors Studio to meet girls. One […]

Spencer Tracy

“Spencer found life very difficult. It was acting that was easy.” ~ K. H.  Happy 113th Birthday, Spencer Bonaventure Tracy! (April 5th, 1900 – June 10th, 1967)