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Julie Townsend Maigret
Los Angeles, California

Recovering optimist. Failure of a pessimist.

About Julie

Interior Designer. Dog enthusiast. Amateur photographer with the confidence of a professional.

Devoted Los Angeles-er. Serial quitter. Dedicated giver of compliments. Sensitive Soul. Seeker of sunshine. Eternal work-in-progress.

Stories by Julie

Shattered Vinyl | 100 yellow ribbons is all I need
Shattered Vinyl
100 yellow ribbons is all I need

They loved Frank Sinatra and cigarettes and bell-bottoms and platform shoes and sneaking out in the middle of the night and being all kinds of Dazed & Confused. Absolutely brilliant.

The Real Surprise | It wasn't all about the fish
The Real Surprise
It wasn't all about the fish

A few times a week we shuffle down to the cafeteria, push the tables aside, and practice our routine to “My Best Friend’s Girl” by this new band called The Cars. Our first introduction to New Wave makes us feel superhuman — it’s unlike anything we’ve ever heard.

You Stole Something, Jon Snow | A love letter
You Stole Something, Jon Snow
A love letter

You. Bastard who rose high in the world. Humble. Kind. Primal. Loyal. Beautiful. Master of Longclaw. Destroyer of White Walkers. Friend to the lost and fat and cowardly. Lover to Wildling. Lord Commander of the Night's Watch. And, for now at least, King In The North. You command all of our attention.

Charlie's Angels Meet The Upside Down | The high cost of popularity
Charlie's Angels Meet The Upside Down
The high cost of popularity

Diana Ross and Crystal Gayle had a Beautiful Hair Baby, and she has great clothes and the fierce confidence of a thousand 3rd graders. She is terrifying. I have to be friends with her.