The Short Side of Paradise – A Memoir

Natalie Beaumont D ’57

Full Court Press

July 2015

The Short Side of Paradise is an account of the 25 years Natalie Beaumont spent in Santa Barbara, CA, a seemingly wealthy community in which the cost of living and the high cost of housing cause many people to struggle financially. The narrative offers a vivid panorama of people, places, dreams, poems, and stories.