BRAKE, a narrative essay

Below is an essay I wrote a few years back. I won't give you a context, because... well, just see for yourself. Thank you so much for reading. "Brake" The 101 is almost grid-locked. It's all stop and go, where the go is a couple of inches each time. The brake lights ahead of me … Continue reading BRAKE, a narrative essay

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Brett Blaylock’s Breakfast Burrito Blog: Brunch’s Bibimbap Breakfast Burrito

Serendipity. Was coming across Brunch DTLA's Bibimbap Breakfast Burrito meant to be? I went to Karin Schneider for a headshot shoot recently. Seemingly randomly, Karin mentioned in passing a place she liked to eat regularly that had a great Breakfast Burrito, which she referred to as "not your classic breakfast burrito." [Insert cliche record scratch … Continue reading Brett Blaylock’s Breakfast Burrito Blog: Brunch’s Bibimbap Breakfast Burrito

“Slapfish” or: Why Social Media Matters

  As of this writing, my only active social media account is my Instagram. I used to have a facebook, but found it overwhelming for the typical reasons: it was time consuming and the primary function seemed to be to provide a soap box for emotional people to rant about their ill-informed political views. So, … Continue reading “Slapfish” or: Why Social Media Matters

The Chori-Man: One of LA’s Best Breakfast Burritos?

LA Weekly recently released an article by Josh Scherer in which Mr Scherer claimed he had found one of the best Breakfast Burritos in Los Angeles at a stand at the Flower District Farmer's Market. Having just begun my own blog dealing with the topic of LA-area Breakfast Burritos, it seemed that this lauded Breakfast … Continue reading The Chori-Man: One of LA’s Best Breakfast Burritos?

Brett Blaylock’s Breakfast Burrito Blog – Statement of Purpose

Why? I love breakfast burritos. I don't have any fond memory of them ensuring their continual place in my diet. I don't remember the first time I had one, nor do I remember the time I realized I loved them. But, whenever a breakfast burrito is an option at a restaurant, I order it (unless … Continue reading Brett Blaylock’s Breakfast Burrito Blog – Statement of Purpose