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Recent columns

Direct from the archives of my facebook

This Old Casa

Oh, this old house. A good place to peel potatoes or butter a turkey. If the water is running, you can’t hear the TV.

LA’s Camelot Beach

Why are we on Santa Monica Beach? First of all, the place is a poem — I’ve written sonnets to it before.


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From recent hike at Griffith Park