Ann Bannon: on Lesbian Pulp Fiction

Ann Bannon: on Lesbian Pulp Fiction

Once upon a time, the love that dared not speak its name inspired many books that “spoke” of that love either openly and proudly or, more often than not, illicitly and tittilatingly. Ann Bannon, wrote of lesbian intrigue in a series of pulp fiction novels that would later be collectively staged (under the guidance of Lily Tomlin and Jane Wagner) [...]

February 14, 2012 at 6:00 am 10 comments

Chaser: Warren & Ann Bannon

Chaser: Warren & Ann Bannon

After Jason called cut, the cameras and conversation kept rolling. Here are few more minutes with the delightful and inspiring Ann Bannon. For the complete episode of The High Bar with Ann Bannon, click here.

February 13, 2012 at 8:22 pm 1 comment

Larry Miller: on A Better Life

Larry Miller: on A Better Life

  In some secluded rendezvous (the fabulous Lobby Bar in Seattle, actually), that overlooks the avenue (Pike Street, precisely), with someone sharing a delightful chat, of this and that, yes, I’m having cocktails with Larry Miller. The comedian, author and actor visits The High Bar to raise a toast to and raise the bar for… a better life. You may [...]

February 7, 2012 at 8:03 am 4 comments

Three cheers for Season 3!

Three cheers for Season 3!

If I were to place my personal points of pride on a blank sheet of paper and connect the dots, I like to think they would form a small, simple smile. Or, at least a straight line that went from A to B. Tonight, I add another point with the premiere of Season 3 of The High Bar on KBTC, [...]

February 6, 2012 at 3:32 pm 0 comments