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Beach bucket

Beach bucket

The car that is likely to be one of the showstoppers at the Palos Verdes Concours d'Elegance at Trump National Golf Course on September 18 and 19 doesn't look like much at the moment. It's a hulk sitting on a rack in a dusty workshop in El Segundo, lit eerily from below with droplights and occasional showers of sparks where a restorer is grinding an axle bracket. …

Cook and be merry: Fig Salad with Walnuts and Mint

Cook and be merry: Fig Salad with Walnuts and Mint

California figs are harvested in the late summer and early fall, and I found them at every farmers market I visited in the last month. These that I found at the Torrance Farmers Market were so beautiful, I wanted to eat them fresh, so I created this salad with walnuts, mint and lemon vinaigrette, which complement their subtle sweetness and soft texture.…

Writing Honorable Mention: “The never ending treasure hunt”

Writing Honorable Mention: “The never ending treasure hunt”

by Andrea from El Porto I sit here drenched in the salty…

Writing Honorable Mention: “Sharing a Wave: a true story”

Writing Honorable Mention: “Sharing a Wave: a true story”

by Marcus Bockman Paddling through the shallow inside where tourists wade at…

Writing Honorable Mention: “Local Imagery”

Writing Honorable Mention: “Local Imagery”

by Quin Rau I sat and watched the horizon from the Hermosa…

Writing Honorable Mention: “El Camino Real”

Writing Honorable Mention: “El Camino Real”

by M.A. Cohen “Gold!” cried Jacques.  “I’ve been digging for gold!  Near…

Writing Honorable Mention: “South Bay of dreams”

Writing Honorable Mention: “South Bay of dreams”

by Denise Kano When I drive southbound on the Esplanade and pull…

Writing Honorable Mention: “Life after Death”

Writing Honorable Mention: “Life after Death”

by Georgette Barrows Gantner It’s been a year since I learned the…

Writing Honorable Mention: “Working on the Beach”

Writing Honorable Mention: “Working on the Beach”

by John Shearer My great grandparents bought a summer beach house as…

Writing Honorable Mention: “The House of Eve Mariner”

Writing Honorable Mention: “The House of Eve Mariner”

by Nancy Skiba As he stepped wearily out of the small apartment…