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Cheese that burger!

Cheese Bitch, circa 2010 I’m at a catering event: 1000 for a company picnic under a canopy in a freezing rain.  I’m working with two other cooks – one shaved, muscled and tattooed, the other pudgy and petulant, with a … Continue reading

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Avocado

I first landed in Los Angeles on a warm hazy day.  I was 19, accompanying my father on a business trip, and sheltered by a middle class suburban background and a penchant for daydreaming. I didn’t much care for the … Continue reading

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