Denise Clifton is a writer and editor for the Alaska Airlines Blog. She looks for stories that explore destinations through history, art, literature – and especially food. Her writing has appeared in the Seattle Times, Alaska Beyond Magazine, the Australian Financial Review Magazine and Mother Jones. Her book "Tables From The Rubble" tells the stories behind San Francisco restaurants that arose from the ruins of the 1906 earthquake. Email: denise.clifton@alaskaair.com