No two San Franciscans live in the same city. We all create our own metropolises by the patterns we trace, the choices we make, the landmarks that appeal to us. There are many ways to learn a new place: After we figure out where to get essential goods and services, it's the more esoteric hunting and gathering that leads us astray, into the nooks and crannies of the heretofore unexplored. I track down every used bookstore and junk shop; my goddaughter knows the coordinates of every... More >>>