Pure Sole: My mother and lupine

...talent was talking. His, listening.They had my brother Jim and then me. We still have the switchboard.My mother became a waitress at The Pastime Cafe, a cook at the Beachcomber Inn, a bookkeeper for Hammer & Wikan and Lee's Clothing, a budget and finance...
For Strayed, writing 'Wild' was just the beginning

...personal in one scene, which depicts Strayed having sex with two men. In an alley. Behind a restaurant. Where she works as a waitress."That was the most difficult part of the movie for me," Strayed admitted. "Probably because it's one of the rare moments...
Cocktail waitress takes readers to Mars

Bobbi McCutcheon works two jobs: One as a cocktail waitress at the Hangar on the Wharf for two days a week, and the other as a serious writer who makes time in her life for literature...
Longtime waitress serves up wit along with lunch

...working at Donna's Restaurant in the Mendenhall Valley for about two and a half years, she said. But she got her first waitress job when she was 12 years old in Collinsville, Okla., her hometown of 600 people. Since then she's waited tables in restaurants...
Walter Francis Baldwin

...Walter Hickel and Governor Keith Miller. In 1968, Walter met Dawn (Chapman) Baldwin and her five children while she was a waitress at the Imperial Café in Juneau. They married December 26, 1969. Walter moved his new family to Anchorage in 1972, to work...
Author, poet Maya Angelou dies at 86

...many.She was a poet, dancer, actress, songwriter, civil rights activist, streetcar conductor, Creole cook, cocktail waitress, filmmaker, script writer. While touring as an entertainer in Europe and Africa in the 1950s, she assumed the name Maya...
Local woman tells of bear encounter

...took a swipe at her as it bounded through a neighborhood behind Duck Creek Market in the valley, left the 36-year-old waitress with just minor injuries."Nothing big came out of it," she said in an interview, hoisting up her right pant leg revealing...
Love is the best medicine dinner at the restaurant where Bridget worked, it turned out to be just fine."It involves body products from a fellow waitress and her kind of making comments to George, 'Oh, you should come to the restaurant sometime,' and basically humiliating...
On day one of murder trial, jury hears from victim's oldest son witnesses who were present at the lodge, including a waitress who served the couple drinks the night of the shooting and the chef who saw them near the kitchen at dinner.The waitress, Martha Swank, said she recalled serving both Kowalski...
Five good (Alaskan) reads

...She Was" by Cindy DysonBrilliantly interwoven in this novel are the sagas of long-dead Aleut women and a troubled cocktail waitress, an outsider in the fishing boomtown of Unalaska in the 1980s. A page-turner with scenes and images that will stick with...


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