Portland is quickly becoming one of those lovely, lush Third World countries where kinda-rich people retire with their money.
I used to work in a funeral home to feel good about myself, just the fact that I was breathing.
'Romance' is based on my entire creative process. I fall in love with an idea, obsess over it, isolate myself with it, and when I eventually introduce it to my friends, they all tell me that it's stupid.
My private history in terms of people in my life who are dead is very easy to discuss. I don't feel those people can be threatened or intruded upon now. But I am enormously protective of the people who are currently in my life, my existing friends and family. That is where the curtain is drawn.
Lara Flynn Boyle