Category Archives: Creative Inspiration

Dee Dee Meyers: Enough For Me (On Parenthood)

“When my daughter was just shy of her first birthday, we joined a toddler class. Every week, a dozen or so parents and the instructor would quietly observe the children, in an effort to raise “authentic” and “competent” human beings, … Continue reading

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How to Survive El Niño as a Creative

Well, El Niño 2017 has finally arrived. Cue the hysteria. Los Angeles is really great about handling a lot of things — celebrity scandals, record heat waves, organic food trends. Sadly, rain is not one of them. Drivers become paralyzed and erratic, … Continue reading

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A Typeface Designed to Help Dyslexics Read

You read the title right: designer Christian Boer has designed a typeface to help dyslexics like himself read more easily in a digital world. With 10% of the world’s population dealing with dyslexia, a neurological condition that makes it difficult … Continue reading

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100 Days of Yes

100 days of yes by write in color los angeles writing and branding

Lately, I’ve noticed how easy it is to be on autopilot. And if you’re like me, autopilot includes a highly perfunctory, “No,” in response to many of the questions you’re being asked. That’s because “No” is easy. It doesn’t require … Continue reading

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Strangers Kissing Goes Viral (And We Know Why)

Yesterday, LA fashion company WREN released “First Kiss,” a video it commissioned that depicts 20 strangers kissing for the first time. The result? 12 million views and counting, coupled with countless supportive and spiteful articles, blogs, and Facebook shares. In … Continue reading

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Diana Vreeland Quotes to Live By | Style, Success & the Perfect Red

Diana Vreeland wasn’t just a legendary fashion editor and icon. She was a sage. Here are the Diana Vreeland quotes to live by as you make your plans for 2014. For more from this Write In Color muse, pick up … Continue reading

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Discover Your Birth Song In 2014

Apparently, there’s a tribe in Africa where before a woman conceives, she goes off alone and thinks about the kind of child she wants to have. And there, as she ponders alone, or at times with other women from her … Continue reading

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Yayoi Kusama’s Infinity Rooms – Inspiration for Surviving the Holidays

It’s the holidays, which means us “creatives” are starting to get a little emotional. Higher highs, lower lows, the desire to make it count before the end of the year. The question is: how do you channel your creative, somewhat … Continue reading

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Moby’s Los Angeles Architecture Blog | Creative Inspiration

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you probably know Moby and his music. But that’s not what this post is about. What you may not know about Moby is that he also has a blog devoted to Los Angeles … Continue reading

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