Bryant walks with Cohen and Cohen’s dog, Penny, through the breezeway of the Long Beach Senior Arts Colony. Both women feel lucky to live in this creative community, but what worries them most now is how they’ll manage if there’s another rent increase.

Bryant walks with Cohen and Cohen’s dog, Penny, through the breezeway of the Long Beach Senior Arts Colony. Both women feel lucky to live in this creative community, but what worries them most now is how they’ll manage if there’s another rent increase.