Los Angeles Times

Each recipe comes with a backstory A good recipe most often comes with a back story, and in one new cookbook the storytelling is so essential to the cookery that the title would be equally at home displayed on a kitchen

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Los Angeles Times

Each recipe comes with a backstory A good recipe most often comes with a back story, and in one new cookbook the storytelling is so essential to the cookery that the title would be equally at home displayed on a kitchen

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Los Angeles Times

Patagonia wants to save the world through beer and buffalo jerky Beer and buffalo jerky may not be the first tools that come to mind for confronting the environmental crisis. But when you consider that agriculture — from the way

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Los Angeles Times

Patagonia wants to save the world through beer and buffalo jerky Beer and buffalo jerky may not be the first tools that come to mind for confronting the environmental crisis. But when you consider that agriculture — from the way

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What Youth

Another What Youth Reading List With two Pulitzer Prize-winning books on it, this list is less like some kind of unearthing of obscure experimental writers (though there is one of those here, too) and more like an introduction to some

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What Youth

Another What Youth Reading List With two Pulitzer Prize-winning books on it, this list is less like some kind of unearthing of obscure experimental writers (though there is one of those here, too) and more like an introduction to some

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Extra Crispy

What’s the Deal with Airplane Breakfast? Maybe the subtle success of an inflight breakfast exists simply because it is one of the few moments in air travel where the golden age novelty of flying carries over. In the same way

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Extra Crispy

What’s the Deal with Airplane Breakfast? Maybe the subtle success of an inflight breakfast exists simply because it is one of the few moments in air travel where the golden age novelty of flying carries over. In the same way

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Refinery29

What No One Tells You About Having a Miscarriage Throughout the days that followed, I found myself saying the same thing over and over again: “Nobody talks about this part of it.” My online searches for information unearthed clinical articles

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Refinery29

What No One Tells You About Having a Miscarriage Throughout the days that followed, I found myself saying the same thing over and over again: “Nobody talks about this part of it.” My online searches for information unearthed clinical articles

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New York Magazine

The Heavy-Metal Genius Behind Garbage-Truck YouTube’s Greatest Empire Through his Thrash ‘N’ Trash oeuvre, Erdman has managed to tap into the dual veins that circulate contentment through a family home: toddlers’ utter fascination with trash trucks, and their parents’ equally

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New York Magazine

The Heavy-Metal Genius Behind Garbage-Truck YouTube’s Greatest Empire Through his Thrash ‘N’ Trash oeuvre, Erdman has managed to tap into the dual veins that circulate contentment through a family home: toddlers’ utter fascination with trash trucks, and their parents’ equally

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GUCCI

I collaborated with Gucci to write about five amazing artists whose work reinterprets two signature Gucci prints, as part of their larger #GucciGram project. The project—and my writing—can be found here, as well as on a rolling basis over at Gucci’s

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GUCCI

I collaborated with Gucci to write about five amazing artists whose work reinterprets two signature Gucci prints, as part of their larger #GucciGram project. The project—and my writing—can be found here, as well as on a rolling basis over at Gucci’s

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SAVEUR Magazine

Dispatch: A Moveable Feast in San Sebastian, Spain In San Sebastian, family-friendly has nothing to do with crayons or booster seats. It’s an attitude. They treat the presence of children not as an obstacle to be worked around but as an

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SAVEUR Magazine

Dispatch: A Moveable Feast in San Sebastian, Spain In San Sebastian, family-friendly has nothing to do with crayons or booster seats. It’s an attitude. They treat the presence of children not as an obstacle to be worked around but as an

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Eater

Eater Feature: Welcome to the Golden Age of Food Radio Evan Kleiman’s dedication to the principles of Slow Food is evident through her appreciation for telling slow stories. Her investigation into the notion of culinary authenticity is ongoing, an often

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Eater

Eater Feature: Welcome to the Golden Age of Food Radio Evan Kleiman’s dedication to the principles of Slow Food is evident through her appreciation for telling slow stories. Her investigation into the notion of culinary authenticity is ongoing, an often

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Electric Literature

11 Novels that Expectant Parents Should Read Instead of Parenting Books If Marilynne Robinson says that “fiction may be, whatever else, an exercise in the capacity for imaginative love, or sympathy, or identification,” then maybe reading about fictional families is a more

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Electric Literature

11 Novels that Expectant Parents Should Read Instead of Parenting Books If Marilynne Robinson says that “fiction may be, whatever else, an exercise in the capacity for imaginative love, or sympathy, or identification,” then maybe reading about fictional families is a more

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Los Angeles Magazine

Interview: Gina Nahai Pulls Back the Curtain on Iranian Jewish Culture in L.A. There are now more Iranian Jews living on L.A.’s Westside than anywhere else in the world, including Iran. Angeleno author Gina B. Nahai’s latest novel The Luminous

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Los Angeles Magazine

Interview: Gina Nahai Pulls Back the Curtain on Iranian Jewish Culture in L.A. There are now more Iranian Jews living on L.A.’s Westside than anywhere else in the world, including Iran. Angeleno author Gina B. Nahai’s latest novel The Luminous

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The Millions

On Literary Cravings and Aftertastes Reading had always been emotional for me, viscerally felt, but while I continued to indulge these literary cravings over the following months, the act of reading began to more closely resemble the satisfaction of slurping

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The Millions

On Literary Cravings and Aftertastes Reading had always been emotional for me, viscerally felt, but while I continued to indulge these literary cravings over the following months, the act of reading began to more closely resemble the satisfaction of slurping

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The Wirecutter

Defining Quality Earlier this year, through a series of events that involved a predawn drive deep into the Mojave Desert, I came into a windfall of Mid-Century Modern furniture. I loaded up a U-Haul trailer with what I considered to

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The Wirecutter

Defining Quality Earlier this year, through a series of events that involved a predawn drive deep into the Mojave Desert, I came into a windfall of Mid-Century Modern furniture. I loaded up a U-Haul trailer with what I considered to

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Beautiful/Decay

Print articles: BOOK 9   Artist Interview: Libby Black (fall 2012) BOOK 7   Artist Interview: Winnie Truong (spring 2012) BOOK 4   Artist Interview: Zhou Fan (fall 2010) BOOK 4   Artist Interview: Karen Sargsyan (fall 2010) BOOK 2   Artist Interview: Tom Huck

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Beautiful/Decay

Print articles: BOOK 9   Artist Interview: Libby Black (fall 2012) BOOK 7   Artist Interview: Winnie Truong (spring 2012) BOOK 4   Artist Interview: Zhou Fan (fall 2010) BOOK 4   Artist Interview: Karen Sargsyan (fall 2010) BOOK 2   Artist Interview: Tom Huck

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The Millions

Technology can be awkward to write about. Also, to read about. The jargon is clumsy: download, reboot, global positioning device. It’s embarrassing, really. So I understand an author’s impulse to avoid littering pages of otherwise lyrical prose with the bleep-boop-beep

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The Millions

Technology can be awkward to write about. Also, to read about. The jargon is clumsy: download, reboot, global positioning device. It’s embarrassing, really. So I understand an author’s impulse to avoid littering pages of otherwise lyrical prose with the bleep-boop-beep

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L.A. Weekly

Last night I told Cheryl Strayed that I wanted to curl up in her lap and talk about life. What I meant was that I am a fan of her writing. I had planned to enter the interview with a

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L.A. Weekly

Last night I told Cheryl Strayed that I wanted to curl up in her lap and talk about life. What I meant was that I am a fan of her writing. I had planned to enter the interview with a

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CSQ Magazine

Print articles: SUMMER 2012  Cirque du Soleil’s “Iris”: These Tricks Don’t Need CGI SUMMER 2012  Marathons: Life Is Not a Sprint

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CSQ Magazine

Print articles: SUMMER 2012  Cirque du Soleil’s “Iris”: These Tricks Don’t Need CGI SUMMER 2012  Marathons: Life Is Not a Sprint

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HuffPost Arts

DEC 2010    Taylor De Cordoba Serves Up Cultural Trifecta to Los Angeles DEC 2010    Culture Collision: The Author, The Techie and The Musician Talk Art AUG 2010    Art, Russia and Rock ‘n’ Roll: Five Questions for Carson Ellis JUNE

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HuffPost Arts

DEC 2010    Taylor De Cordoba Serves Up Cultural Trifecta to Los Angeles DEC 2010    Culture Collision: The Author, The Techie and The Musician Talk Art AUG 2010    Art, Russia and Rock ‘n’ Roll: Five Questions for Carson Ellis JUNE

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Apartment Therapy

AUG 2010  Southern California Surf Style

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Apartment Therapy

AUG 2010  Southern California Surf Style

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Daily Serving

Find the full archive of my writing for Daily Serving, from 2008- 2010, HERE.

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Daily Serving

Find the full archive of my writing for Daily Serving, from 2008- 2010, HERE.

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Art Ltd. Magazine

Print Articles: SEPT 2009  Review of Monique van Genderen at The Happy Lion SEPT 2009  Review of West Coast Drawings VIII at Koplin del Rio Gallery JULY 2009  Review of Neighbors at Sylvia White Gallery MAR 2009   Review of

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Art Ltd. Magazine

Print Articles: SEPT 2009  Review of Monique van Genderen at The Happy Lion SEPT 2009  Review of West Coast Drawings VIII at Koplin del Rio Gallery JULY 2009  Review of Neighbors at Sylvia White Gallery MAR 2009   Review of

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Digital Photographer

I was Editor of Digital Photographer from 2008 – 2012, during which time I also managed the content at digiphotomag.com. Here is a selection of features I wrote for past issues of the magazine and the blog: JANUARY 2012 Food Photography: Advice &

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Digital Photographer

I was Editor of Digital Photographer from 2008 – 2012, during which time I also managed the content at digiphotomag.com. Here is a selection of features I wrote for past issues of the magazine and the blog: JANUARY 2012 Food Photography: Advice &

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Radiant Magazine

MAY 2008  Upgrading the List

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Radiant Magazine

MAY 2008  Upgrading the List

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