How did you feel the first time you visited Los Angeles?
I came out to Los Angeles, California, for the first time in 1990 to visit a friend. Coming from a winter-burdened Boston in February, I was overcome by the flowers, hummingbirds and fresh food of California. But more than that, it was this very curious city that seemed to go on and on with each area of town playing at the same tempo—but to a different rhythm. It was infinitely fascinating with a hum and buzz of both high and pop culture. It was a revelation.

How did you feel the first time you visited Los Angeles?
I came out to Los Angeles, California, for the first time in 1990 to visit a friend. Coming from a winter-burdened Boston in February, I was overcome by the flowers, hummingbirds and fresh food of California. But more than that, it was this very curious city that seemed to go on and on with each area of town playing at the same tempo—but to a different rhythm. It was infinitely fascinating with a hum and buzz of both…

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