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The Rising Sun

On the northwest corner of Shepherd and Moore sits a barnacled cocoon transforming into some new species of working class home for an up and coming young family with scrimped down-payment and heads full of dreams. When I arrived in … Continue reading

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The West Hollywood Tales

“If they give you ruled paper, write the other way.” — Juan Ramón Jiménez In early November 1988 the Gypsy and I were down and out just east of Beverly Hills. We had crash-landed there after a 2700-mile sojourn from … Continue reading

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Buffeted

It was a slow afternoon at the Chinese buffet, a little too late for lunch, a little too soon for Early Bird dinner. Patrons still paid the lunch price—a couple of dollars cheaper for the exact same food. The host … Continue reading

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