Dana Goodyear

5 articles

Death Dust

It comes from the soil of the desert Southwest. Inhaled, it can cause incurable, even fatal illness. And, thanks to global warming, valley fever is spreading fast.


Toques from Underground

Los Angeles’ Wolvesmouth and the unlicensed dining industry.


Hollywood Shadows: A Cure for Blocked Screenwriters

Barry Michels is Hollywood’s most successful therapist cum motivation coach with an approach that combines Jungian psychology, encouraging patients to embrace their dark side, and “three-by-five index cards inscribed with Delphic pronouncements like THE HIERARCHY WILL NEVER BE CLEAR.”


Chateau Scientology

Reporting from inside the Church’s Celebrity Centre in Los Angeles.


Drink Up

Fred Franzia makes a lot of money selling really cheap wine.