Topanga Seed (Ch. 70)

Levi and Judy were alone in the shop, sharing their views on their latest literary swaps in their Dirty Book of the Month Club. Levi had provided her with the gay love at the bakery novel, “Creamy Loaves and Hot Buns” while Judy had provided him with another Woman-Humiliates-Husband paperback, “A Strapping Intrusion.” Judy was…

Topanga Seed (Ch. 69)

“You’ve never been to Dubai?” Javad asked Levi as he watched Levi flip through the photos on Javad’s iPad while they sat in Glendale’s Alex Theatre, waiting for The Big Sleep to start. “No,” Levi said, admiring the amazing photos of this metropolis paradise Javad had taken on a vacation there. “I tend not to…

Topanga Seed (Ch. 68-Pt. 3)

A week later, when they were in Damien’s SUV, leaving the grimy but oh-so-good Astro Burgers on Melrose, Damien explained, “My mom gave me the silent treatment when I was younger for a full summer. And I know how you are: you don’t like people who blame issues in their adulthood on their childhood. Which…

Topanga Seed (Ch. 68-Pt. 2)

“I’d like to actually go somewhere and spend some time with you so that this visit isn’t a total waste,” Damien snapped at him the next morning. “My son would like to see the Mister Lee he loves as well.” “I’m not mad at Track,” Levi snapped back, leaving the bedroom to go have a…

Topanga Seed (Ch. 68-Pt. 1)

“Oh my God; this is so damned good,” Damien moaned. “So. . .damned. . .good.” “How long has it been since your last hamburger?”, Levi asked. He could stare all day at that absolutely blissful smile on Damien’s face. Usually it was only there during sex. It was just as sweet and adorable under the…

Topanga Seed (Ch. 67)

“Damien Lanchester’s boyfriend,” the post from Brad and Chad, read, “is a fucking lunatic. He’s well-known in West Hollywood as being a total loser so God only knows how he got his gold-digging fingers into a movie star, but there you are.” “I am not a gold digger,” Levi told Damien over the phone as…

Topanga Seed (Ch. 66)

Back at work a few days later, dressed like a reject from a local production of “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory” Judy, Levi noticed, sided up to him rather nervously. “Levi,” she asked, “Have you ever heard of a website on the internet called Information Salon?” “Never heard of it,” he said as he…