About Genie Davis

GENIE DAVIS is a multi-published novelist and journalist, and produced screen and television writer living in Los Angeles. Her novels range from suspense to romance, mystery, and literary fiction, with titles including mystery thriller Marathon, the noir Gun to the Head, and the romantic suspense of Executive Impulse, Between the Sheets and Animal Attraction. In film, her screen work also spans a variety of genres from supernatural thriller to romantic drama, family, teen, and comedy, has written on staff for ABC-TV’s Port Charles; written, produced, and directed reality programming and wrote and co-produced the independent film, Losing Hope. As a journalist, you can see her work in many publications including her own diversionsLA.com.

Cooper9: Sleek Streetwear For Men

There’s a back to school sale going on this fall at Cooper 9, but the premium urban clothier doesn’t need to rely on great deals to draw in shoppers seeking a hip look in streetwear. From satin baseball caps in a muted rainbow of shades to long T-shirts and sweaters, the look here is sophisticated […]

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All About The Bread and Other Delicious Things

At All About The Bread, the comfortable and casual deli in the heart of Melrose Ave., the bread is delicious and fresh, but so are the many other homemade ingredients in the eatery’s sandwiches. Manager Rafael Mendez describes his shop’s delicious approach to dining. “The first thing that is unique about our shop is the […]

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Summer Buzz: Best Coffee on Melrose Ave.

Need a little caffeine infusion to get through the next heatwave? The coffee shops on Melrose Ave. have you covered, with everything from lattes to – yes, coffee purists – teas. La Crème Café At La Crème Café, there are a whopping 29 different organic coffee drinks on the menu. Hailing from Bulgaria, owner Stoian […]

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The Girl Cave: Ever So Much Cooler Than a Man Cave

The Girl Cave is a beauty bar and boutique that’s built upon a message of empowerment. Owner Lia Dias calls her venue a one-stop-shop for everything that girls love. The former model and real estate entrepreneur is all about promoting what she terms a more realistic standard of beauty for all women – as well […]

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Pegaso Gallery Design: Curated Vintage Cool

Pegaso Gallery Design is a store that looks and feels like a gallery, filled with beautiful furniture, lighting, accessories, and art. Owner Jorge Gomez stocks the Melrose location with items that are carefully culled from around the world. There’s always something new to find in the shop which updates their inventory every week and creates […]

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Neveux Creamery: It’s All About Flavor

Flavor is key at Neveux Artisan Creamery, where owner Leo Neveux offers a rotating selection of ice cream that often combines both sweet and savory tastes. The cozy and cool shop also serves a range of coffees and teas, from espresso and cappuccino to Art of Tea and Halo flowering tea. With more than 25 […]

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Glow Bio: Offering Glowing Health on Melrose Ave.

Kimberly Snyder, nutritionist and multiple New York Times best-selling author of the Beauty Detox book series and Radical Beauty, is sharing her health knowledge on Melrose Ave. According to Snyder, owner of the avenue’s Glow Bio, her shop offers properly-combined cold-pressed juices, bio-available smoothies, cleanses and foods that are all made with 100% organic, sprouted, […]

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Zero’s Bats a Thousand in Footwear and Streetwear

For eclectic footwear and streetwear, Zero’s bats a thousand on Melrose Ave. Shoppers seeking limited edition and rare sneakers as well as popular name-brand streetwear can find Supreme, Yeezy, and Adidas among many other brands in a store that’s officially been open four years, but had a major revamp at the start of 2017, according […]

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Onsomeshit: BMX Bikers’ Paradise

Onsomeshit is a BMX biker’s dream come true. A relatively new arrival on Melrose Ave – open at this location just two months –this BMX-specific bike shop is hip and fun. It’s already become a destination to explore, as well as to shop at, on the avenue. The shop sells BMX-influenced streetwear, as well as […]

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