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 – 2/21/2022

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”

What I’ve Been Reading – 2/7/2022

Stacey Abrams and Michael Connelly On Plot, Persistence, and Passion | Elle How ‘Two Minutes to Late Night’ Created the Web’s Wildest Quarantine Covers Series | Rolling Stone Looking for Bison in the Wichita Mountains | Texas Monthly On the Profoundly Modern Marriage of Kamala Harris and Doug Emhoff | Vogue How Orthodox Women AreContinue reading “What I’ve Been Reading – 2/7/2022”

What I’ve Been Reading – 1/31/2022

Lompoc Theatre Project Uncovers “Secret Room” Containing Historical Snack Shop Equipment | Lompoc Record Dave Grohl explains how music – and a hitchhiker wearing a Kurt Cobain t-shirt — helped him heal | WBUR The Tax Loophole That Helps America’s Richest Families Stay That Way | The New York Times Ghost forests creep up U.S.Continue reading “What I’ve Been Reading – 1/31/2022”

What I’ve Been Reading – 1/24/2022

Rosslyn Metro Escalator | Atlas Obscura 24 hours in a diner? This Ridgewood quartet’s tradition is so Jersey | Daily Record The Sandy Hook Pilots | The New Yorker A Glimpse at the People and Cars of L.A.’s Lowrider Scene | Los Angeles Magazine The Last Great Mystery of the Mind: Meet the People WhoContinue reading “What I’ve Been Reading – 1/24/2022”

What I’ve Been Reading – 1/17/2022

“Now Everyone in the World Can See This”: Folklife and the Internet | Library of Congress It’s Never Too Late to Learn How to Swim | The New York Times John Palminteri | Santa Barbara Independent Beauty from Disarray | Harvard Magazine Eve Babitz and the Hollywood Library | Los Angeles Public Library Hustling toContinue reading “What I’ve Been Reading – 1/17/2022”

What I’ve Been Reading – 1/10/2022

File Under L | Rutgers University Alumni Association Lessons From Past Taught in Santa Barbara Backcountry | Noozhawk Love the Fig | The New Yorker Vivian Stephens Helped Turn Romance Writing Into a Billion-Dollar Industry. Then She Got Pushed Out. | Texas Monthly On Witness and Repair: A Personal Tragedy Followed By Pandemic | VanityContinue reading “What I’ve Been Reading – 1/10/2022”