EMILY BROCHIN (“Saul’s Bellow”) moved to Philadelphia in 2005 and stayed until 2008, writing for the Philadelphia WeeklyUWishunu, and the Free Library. It was a marvelous existence—full of Vietnamese food, Mummers, and openings at Space 1026. In 2008, wanderlust took over and she bought a one-way ticket to Los Angeles, where she managed a cheese bar at an Italian restaurant. She misses Philadelphia every day.

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