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Adventures of the Modern-Day Hitchhiker
SANTA MONICA, CA - Dinner with my friend Romy! She and I worked together over a summer at UCSB, and she’s now in her second year at law school at USC.

SANTA MONICA, CA - Dinner with my friend Romy! She and I worked together over a summer at UCSB, and she’s now in her second year at law school at USC.

PLEASANTON, CA - Made a quick pit stop up north. Kyle is one of my best friends from high school and he just got a job over in Honolulu. This is his and his girlfriend Aimee’s going away party at Aimee’s house.

PLEASANTON, CA - Made a quick pit stop up north. Kyle is one of my best friends from high school and he just got a job over in Honolulu. This is his and his girlfriend Aimee’s going away party at Aimee’s house.

HWY 5 - Driving from Westwood to San Francisco with my friend Jon to see of our friend Kyle and his girlfriend Aimee off to Hawaii.

405 NORTH, CA - Kristin and I driving from Long Beach to her job near Westwood in Los Angeles, where I’m on my way to meet up with my buddy Jon. Here’s some light LA traffic.

LONG BEACH, CA - Dessert from the dinner Corey and I made for Kristin and Kim.

LONG BEACH, CA - Dessert from the dinner Corey and I made for Kristin and Kim.

LONG BEACH, CA - Dustin drove me up to Long Beach where I reconnected with my friends Kristin and Corey and met Kristin’s roommate Kim. Kristin and I went to high school together, while I met Corey while serving as his RA at UCSB. Corey and I cooked dinner for the ladies and while catching up, extended my Hawaii trip with Seth to another few days.

NEWPORT, CA - Meet Erica. She and I worked as RA’s together at UC Santa Barbara. We went out to gelato in Newport. Erica is currently finishing her masters at UC Irvine.

NEWPORT, CA - Meet Erica. She and I worked as RA’s together at UC Santa Barbara. We went out to gelato in Newport. Erica is currently finishing her masters at UC Irvine.

NEWPORT, CA - America, meet my friends Lacey and Dustin. Lacey and I have been friends since middle school and served on the Executive Board of our high school’s ASB (along with Maggie from New Orleans and Jackie from Phoenix). She introduced Brian and I to Mari in Portland and is currently in her first year of law school at Whittier. Dustin just passed the bar exam a few months prior and is living in Corona del Mar. We met on his first day of high school, when he moved over from Blue Ash, Ohio and have been friends ever since.

NEWPORT, CA - Meet my buddy Seth. He went to college with a few of my close high school friends. He works as a wine distributor for the Long Beach area. He met up with my friends Dustin and Lacey and me at a bar in Newport. By the end of the night, he and I planned a trip to visit our mutual friend Katie in Hawaii.

NEWPORT, CA - Meet my buddy Seth. He went to college with a few of my close high school friends. He works as a wine distributor for the Long Beach area. He met up with my friends Dustin and Lacey and me at a bar in Newport. By the end of the night, he and I planned a trip to visit our mutual friend Katie in Hawaii.

CORONA DEL MAR, CA - View from my friend Dustin’s street.

CORONA DEL MAR, CA - View from my friend Dustin’s street.