City Stories

Click on the paintings or titles below to read each story.

To Balboa Street with Love

This first story is about my neighborhood, the Outer Richmond - specifically, Balboa Street. I had just moved to San Francisco for college and quickly fell in love with this sleepy, foggy enclave. 

Capturing Little Russia Before it Disappears

A story about a somewhat "secret" part of the Richmond District. 

West Portal, San Francisco's Small Town

This was fun to write - a story about one of my other favorite neighborhoods, West Portal, which is really more like a small town than part of a big city. Read about my first ride on MUNI and my explorations of this great little part of San Francisco.