August 28, 2014

Camp Sacred Sandy Pigeon Coop

At 7:00 in the morning so curtains drawn and no one is up yet. As the day/sun progresses, the facade goes into the shade. I made […]
August 27, 2014


Magnificent structure. One of the art installations equally stunning by day and night thanks to the elaborate lighting. The climb up, very steep and long. The […]
August 27, 2014


A fine legacy tradition carried out with pageant and care. Hear a clarion metal bell ringing each few seconds as the legion lamplighters carry and hang […]
August 25, 2014

BRC Tries To Dry Out

Rain stopped. Gate is closed. BRC soaked and a driving ban is in place. Those driving anyway cause enormous damage to the roads: Ran into 2 […]
August 25, 2014

My Vacation=Your Worst Nightmare

Wet Playa is like glue. Brown. Slippery. Glue. Thanks to Bert Lies I could at least get to the porta-loo. Thanks for the galoshes, Bert. Conditions […]
August 25, 2014

This Place Is Juicy With Good Ideas

August 25, 2014


This impressive wooden sculpture, brought to us by the same folks who built Pier and Pier 2, called Embrace, from faraway to up close:
August 25, 2014

MAN, gentrified

The man now wears corduroy
August 24, 2014


Took a few days off from posting. Came down with a cold that became magnified by the lens that the playa is. Fever spiked to 101.5* […]