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In the Shadow of the Hills

I used to live in an apartment building in a small, hip neighborhood in the foothills of Mount Lee: north of Hollywood and west of Los Feliz. From the bottom of the street two blocks west of my old street, you can see the Hollywood Sign. More than once, I saw a tourist standing in …

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Jitters: An Origin Story

Hi there. My name is Joan. Some of you might be wondering why my Instagram handle is darkroast_art; and my Twitter handle and my illustration portfolio site are both darkroast.art. Some of you might never have wondered about this at all. You may just be assuming it’s because I like coffee. You’re not wrong. I …

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