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A Night of Firsts

By | April 28, 2009 | 3 comments

I moved to Buenos Aires and was living in a group house in a sleepy neighborhood called Barracas. There isn’t much to do – which was fine for me. I’m a stay-at-home and smoke-a-fat-joint kinda girl, but my friend who came with me to Argentina was pissy that we hadn’t gone out yet. So, another […]

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The Bad Thing

By | April 13, 2009 | Leave a comment

I come from the good ole Bible Belt, where you can forget about liquor on Sundays and the streets are empty as soon as the moon shows his face. I come from a culture where eye contact is made, smiles are exchanged, and there’s always time for the occassional friendly chit-chat.

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Tranny in the Rain

By | April 1, 2009 | 2 comments

There I was speed walking in the rain. I had left my friends in the cold rain because they were walking too damn slow, jumping from roof overhang to roof overhang. Palermo Hollywood at 5:45 in the morning in the ice cold rain. Several boozy drinks swashing around in my gullet concentrating on nothing at […]