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On the recent pasta episode, he made his version of Cacio e Pepe and it looked absolutely delicious. They are my emotional memories, the goo that surrounds the facts, the parasitic muck that attaches to them. We were on a family trip, it was snowing and he kicked her out. Once I experienced this disparity in memory, it made me think that all these stories ultimately are emotional memories and are therefore very subjective. All you have to do first is have sex with the directors.

Stir and toss vigorously until both ingredients are well incorporated into the pasta. They chronicle events when something inside me stirred or quaked. What I wanted to do was to tell my stories as honestly and as embracing of my imperfections as I could.

It was the perfect book to pick up after a heavier read. As a year-old, she decided to audition for a couple national commercials. Toss in the olive oil and season with salt. Toast a minute or two until fragrant.

They chronicle events

She also tells of the high and low points of her own marriage and motherhood, again with candor and wit. The book's title, True Stories from an Unreliable Eyewitness, acknowledges that these are Lahti's memories and her perception of what happened and I can appreciate that. But as much as I love celebrity moments, to me the stand-out chapters of the book are when Lahti gets the most personal in her recounting of family stories, both humorous and heartbreaking. During the time that she was working on breaking into the industry, things were very difficult for women. Meanwhile, add the coarse black pepper to a separate small pan over medium heat.

It was a similar sense of life and death and sense of empowerment. The main difference in Zakarian's recipe is cooking the pasta in a pan with less water and letting it reduce to a starchy liquid that when blended with the cheese, makes a creamy sauce. Maybe they thought she was just going to smoke a cigarette outside, but it was horrifying and traumatic to me. Her writing had me laughing as well as getting angry along with her, and even tearing up a few times. That way I can speed through the meat recipes and the hosts that I don't like.

Her films include Running on Empty and Housekeeping. Vietnam War protests were really happening in Ann Arbor where I went to college. These are the stories that altered me in some way, even just temporarily. Transfer the pasta to a large bowl and garnish with more black pepper, Pecorino-Romano and extra-virgin olive oil. Lahti is an actress and a director, and the book is a series of stories from her entire life thus far.

Stir and toss

Overall a great, quick read that inspires. Follow Christine on Twitter. Lahti speaks her truth with wit and dry humor, with sometimes poignant honesty, sharing happy and funny moments along with harsher and hurtful ones. Cooking it in the pan with an inch of water, stirring with tongs to ensure it doesn't stick and making sure the bucatini is perfectly al dente adds to the pleasure of the dish. Season the water with a pinch of salt and bring to a boil.

With the nutty and slightly salty Pecorino-Romano cheese, it comes together in a dish you don't want to stop eating. Our voices were strong and they were urgent and ultimately they were heard and I think we had an impact on ending that war. Once the pasta is al dente and the pasta water has reduced so only a slight coating remains at the bottom of the pan, turn off the heat and add the toasted ground black pepper and Pecorino-Romano.