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A Day in the Life: Slab City, Salvation Mountain and East Jesus

While out in California visiting my brother and sister-in-law, I went on a few excursions with them, all of which were well worth the effort—The Living Desert, Big Bear Lake and Temeculah. By far, however, our jaunt out to the … Continue reading

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Sensory Overload

Digital collage © Penguin4peace. All rights reserved. Desert heat, blazing inferno incinerates. Surely this is hell. Cool green underfoot. Blades of grass wave in the breeze. Hallucinating. Everyone talking, Music, TV blaring. Chaos. Relentless assault. No escape from noise. Constant … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life: Street Sweepers and Pincushions

Summer is near. The street sweepers are out this morning. After enduring a particularly harsh winter, during which I was housebound for two months, I vowed that I would not complain about the summer heat when it arrives. I forgot … Continue reading

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