Over the course of the last 18 months, I've filed more than 1,000 stories for MSN Postbox about Los Angeles and the surrounding environs. I've written about a Mexican wrestling/burlesque hybrid, a spaghetti taco and a stage show called “Negros on Ice.” I used the word gastropub somewhere north of 4.3 million times, and I've had an Old Fashioned at nearly every new bar to open in the county during that time span. I've even covered Los Angeles Fashion Week (which high school classmates and ex-girlfriends alike must find hilarious).
I've loved every minute of it.
As of Sept. 1, the site has changed direction, heading away from individual city experts (like myself) and toward … something else. So, for ease of my own reference, here's a compilation of some of my favorite writing and photography for the site: