Category Archives: Los Angeles

How Am I Going To Survive The Summer?

Where is the June gloom? It’s supposed to be foggy and overcast, and us Beach People are supposed to stand around and say things like, “Sure, doesn’t feel like summer, but at least parking isn’t a problem…” But no, it’s … Continue reading

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Quick Download

Not sure if it was the Sex and the City movie anticipation, my short but brain-fryingly intense re-entry into the work force, my presence at the dysfunctional salsa congress (latino time and organization), or my recent trip to the gyno … Continue reading

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I Ran Into An Ex At Von’s

An ex-what…I can’t say, as this was almost ten years ago when I picked relationships based on how high the guy ranked on the Lost Puppy scale [unlike now when I pick relationships based on on how high the guy … Continue reading

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Old Friends

I moved to Los Angeles when I was 22 and have, consequently, spent the entirety of my adult years in this Godforsaken, f—d up, totally addicted, insane, never boring, totally engrossing, inspired, undulating (cool word, eh?…it’d be better if I … Continue reading

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Ice Skating in LA

I can’t believe that I’ve wasted everyone’s time with all my whiney crap about not being with child(s) when all I had to do was go to downtown LA, rent some old, worn out, 1950’s ice skates for $2 and … Continue reading

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10 Things To Do To Keep From Thinking About How Damn Hot It Is!

So, it’s a little warm out… And, no, I don’t have air conditioning (pause as I respond to look of pity). It’s OK! They didn’t build them into apartment units in 1924. It’s not so bad, just another opportunity to … Continue reading

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The Weather Here Rocks!

I went on a hike on Monday because it was so amazingly beautiful outside I couldn’t stand it. I could actually see one of the Channel Islands (I don’t know which one). How could anyone not love LA? While I … Continue reading

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Strangers

It’s cold in LA. After living here for eleven years, this is strange. I go out to bicycle on the beach and enjoy the sun and, what the hey?…it’s friggin’ cold! However, because it’s been raining the sky is crystal … Continue reading

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I’m Back!

I know it’s been a while since I blogged, but I temporarily lost my power cord, which led to NO COMPUTER ACCESS! Oh, the horror, the horror!! In my latest earning incarnation, I have turned into a rapid fire note-taker … Continue reading

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This is Not My Life

It wasn’t until she walked back to her car after eating Thai food that she noticed a car parked several yards away from the curb. “Funny,” she thought, “how similar that car looks to mine….” She was fond of the … Continue reading

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Summer Nights

After a long day of work, I road my bike to the Santa Monica pier to listen to some of the outdoor concert. That place is turning into a huge party scene. From my very sober, very purified physical state … Continue reading

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