Katie Orphan follows the path of Jack Kerouac northward along California's winding coastline.
Katie Orphan heads to LA's famous King Eddy Saloon to reflect upon the works of John Fante and the changing landscape of Downtown Los Angeles.
On a recent trip to Porto, Portugal Katie Orphan reads and reflects on Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen's collection of short stories, "Exemplary Tales."
Katie Orphan communes with the spirit of Mark Twain in Virginia City, Nevada, where Twain worked for the local newspaper.
Katie Orphan visits the French Quarter of New Orleans to visit with the ghost of Alice Dunbar-Nelson.
Katie Orphan has a coffee at Café Sperl in Vienna with Rainer Maria Rilke and his "Letters to a Young Poet," for her series Drinking with the Ghost.
Katie Orphan writes for her new series "Drinking with the Ghost," about communing with Raymond Chandler at Musso and Frank’s Grill in Hollywood.