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”
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Alaska. Alaska. Alaska. The single thing I learned from Going Rogue: An American Life, by former Alaskan Governor, Sarah Palin, is that she loves her home state. She paints an idyllic childhood growing in the 49th State to the point where her next career move should be tourism. Reading this more for the life storyContinue reading “Going Rogue: An American Life”