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Eternal Garage Sale of the Spotless Apartment

Last Saturday a couple of friends and I had a garage sale. I came away from the experience learning two things: I’m not cut out to work with the public. Unless it’s signed by Picasso, you’re stuff ain’t worth shit. … Continue reading

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The Art of Living in the Present

The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing by Marie Kondō My rating: 4 of 5 stars I’m not a big fan of self-help books but this was exactly what I needed right now. At … Continue reading

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The Purge Report: AWA Wrestling Ring

This is part of an ongoing series of blog posts about things I’m purging from my apartment and why I’m getting rid of them. I’ve held a lot of boring temp jobs in my time. For the most part they … Continue reading

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The Purge Report: Don’t Tug on Superman’s Cape

This is part of an ongoing series of blog posts about things I’m purging from my apartment and why I’m getting rid of them. For as long as I can remember I wanted to dress up as Superman for Halloween. … Continue reading

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Purge Report: All My Children

This is part of an ongoing series of blog posts about things I’m purging from my apartment and why I’m getting rid of them.  The first time heard about the Amazon Kindle I was offended. I thought, “Amazon has gone … Continue reading

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The Purge Report: The Red Leather Jacket

This is part of an ongoing series of blog posts about things I’m purging from my apartment and why I’m getting rid of them. Keith’s red leather jacket was one of the hardest things of his I had to part … Continue reading

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The Purge Report: The Tony Portrait

The Tony portrait belonged to my best friend Keith. The portrait is of Keith painted back when we were still bartending together in San Francisco. Keith had this habit of buying secondhand  clothes with name patches on them that said … Continue reading

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