What I’ve Been Reading – 9/5/2022

Fire Island Is a Surprisingly Faithful Jane Austen Adaptation (Albeit With More Poppers) | Slate A Chef Who Offered Chinese Food in Spanish | The New Yorker Driven | Gabriella Gage Apparently the Brontës all died so early because they spent their lives drinking graveyard water. | Lithub Why the Past 10 Years of AmericanContinue reading “What I’ve Been Reading – 9/5/2022”

What I’ve Been Reading – 8/29/2022

Staff show off changes to new community library space and programs | Coastal View News Where the Crawdads Sing: Why Author Delia Owens is Wanted for Questioning in a Real Life Killing | Vanity Fair Camille Herron on Racing Through Her Period | Runner’s World It’s been a hard time for librarians. Enter an epicContinue reading “What I’ve Been Reading – 8/29/2022”

What I’ve Been Reading – 8/22/2022

In Memoriam | Ryan Leone: 1985 – 2022 | Santa Barbara Independent Susan Orlean Falls Asleep to the Dateline Podcast | Vulture The Magic of Your First Work Friends | The New York Times Stop Calling It Asian Salad | Consumer Reports It began as a typical ferry ride in Kachemak Bay. Then a minkeContinue reading “What I’ve Been Reading – 8/22/2022”

What I’ve Been Reading – 5/2/2022

Every Drink Brand Should Follow AriZona’s Lead | The Takeout 12 Things You’ll Find In Every Midcentury Church Cookbook | The Takeout Every Midcentury Church Cookbook | The Takeout The Story behind Bay Area ‘Sugar Town’ and that iconic sign | SFGate This Steakhouse Keeps SF’s Classic Spirit Alive | The Bold Italic One Photographer’sContinue reading “What I’ve Been Reading – 5/2/2022”

What I’ve Been Reading – 2/28/2022

How Saturday Night Live Gets Made Each Week | Open Culture One of NYC’s First Substations Will be Demolished Soon | Gothamist Discovery Channel and Curiosity Stream: John Hendricks | NPR Santa Barbara Coast is a nursery ‘hot spot’ for great white sharks | KEYT Big Seep Spotted Around Platform Holly | Santa Barbara IndependentContinue reading “What I’ve Been Reading – 2/28/2022”

What I’ve Been Reading – 2/21/2022

Celebrating the Birth of Surfing in California | Santa Barbara Independent Andrew Leonard’s Santa Barbara Scenes | Santa Barbara Independent The Racism of the Great Outdoors | Washington Post Why Printers Are the Worst | NPR It all amounts to something | Santa Barbara Independent ‘From the Serious to the Seriously Weird’ | The NewContinue reading “What I’ve Been Reading – 2/21/2022”

What I’ve Been Reading – 2/14/2022

Good news (for now) for one of SoCal’s Most Popular Surf Spots | LAist Rule plans to retire from Cabell County Public Library | The Herald-Dispatch Return of the Pied-a-terre | The New York Times I tackled my climate anxiety by becoming a Parks Department Super Steward | New York Magazine 91-year-old Lassen National ParkContinue reading “What I’ve Been Reading – 2/14/2022”