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July 27, 2018
Heartbeats, the best sound in the world
A few months ago, my husband Jason and I did an embryo transfer. For those of you who've never done in vitro fertilization (IVF), this is the...
July 27, 2018 - 6:17am
June 29, 2018
Runck returns: Hello, again
Editor's note: Due to an outpouring of requests in the past month to keep Jessica Runck as a columnist, she's back! Her Homegrown Hollywood columns...
June 29, 2018 - 8:33am
May 25, 2018
Commentary: You say hello, I say goodbye
I've never been good at goodbyes. When I sold my car a few years ago, I spent our last day together taking photos and sitting in the driver's...
May 25, 2018 - 6:58am
April 13, 2018
Pushing boundaries to build a family not without pain
I've always had a lot of faith in Western medicine. My grandma was a nurse as are two of my aunts, so growing up in rural North Dakota I was...
April 13, 2018 - 9:49am
March 9, 2018
Facing reality while house hunting in Los Angeles
Last week I had a panic attack in my dream. It ended with me hyperventilating, first while asleep and then after my husband, Jason, shook me...
March 9, 2018 - 9:56am
How to sit comfortably in creative insecurity
I don't know what to say. No, really. I'm stuck. I've been sitting here for two hours staring at a blank cursor. My heart rate is through the...
February 9, 2018 - 9:16am
January 12, 2018
Waiting is hard to do in an instant world
It's a new year. Or as I like to call it, "Halleluiah-It's-Over-Pass-The-Wine." (Except, don't really because I'm trying to have a baby, and...
January 12, 2018 - 1:45pm
December 8, 2017
Learning to love what you didn't know you did
LOS ANGELES — This year, my husband and I decided to purchase a "living" Christmas tree. Did you feel that? That was my entire, Midwest...
December 8, 2017 - 6:45am
HOMEGROWN HOLLYWOOD: Why we shouldn't wait for sickness to slow us down
LOS ANGELES — Last week I was sick. I had the kind of cough that makes people scoot their chairs a few inches away and look at you with...
September 8, 2017 - 6:15am
August 25, 2017
Laughing all the way to imminent destruction
Last month I wrote my first script for a television show. I had a week to complete it, and I spent the first two days staring at a blank screen,...
August 25, 2017 - 11:37am
August 11, 2017
Homegrown Hollywood: Safe spot of fantasy allows hope to bloom
I've always had an active imagination. As a kid, I believed in all the classics: mermaids, fairies, unicorns, elves. I was even convinced trees...
August 11, 2017 - 9:21am
August 4, 2017
Homegrown Hollywood: Permanent ink marks impermanent time
Last week I got a tattoo. Wait, Grandma, don't stop reading! I'm still your sweet granddaughter — the same girl you once hugged and whispered...
August 4, 2017 - 9:18am
July 14, 2017
Homegrown Hollywood: The real America refers to many versions
I've always loved the Fourth of July. Growing up in my small town, the Fourth meant three-legged races, watching the parade on Main Street and...
July 14, 2017 - 9:02am
June 23, 2017
From Russia With Love: A story of Facebook and frustration
Last month I was hacked by the Russians. OK, it wasn't "the" Russians but rather one Russian. He hacked into my Facebook account, changed my...
June 23, 2017 - 9:34am
June 9, 2017
HOMEGROWN HOLLYWOOD: Diving into my new life as a TV writer
LOS ANGELES — Last week was the first week of my new job as a television writer. It was also my nine-year anniversary in Los Angeles. In...
June 9, 2017 - 6:00am