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In Anza-Borrego State Park. 

Ada and I  hiked along Palm Canyon trail . We wanted to see wildflowers , but because of the drought there were very few around . 37 more words


A Great and Powerful Sea Serpent!

In the desert areas near Borrego Springs stand life-sized metal sculptures that depict the animals that roamed that area eons ago.  Mastodons, giant sloths, smilodon (saber-toothed cats), cameloids, etc. 508 more words

Glen Ivy and Borrego Desert

Glen Ivy and Borrego Desert are inspirational spots for me,  where I can be in the quiet and see the palms sway, without being too far from home. 141 more words



While driving by some addresses provided to me from a past mid-century modern tour map, I noticed the use of rammed earth – not adobe. As well as board-formed concrete walls. 81 more words


Plein Air in the Desert

White Wash 12″ x 24″. I did this painting for the Borrego Springs Plein Air Invitational. White granite, yellow smoke trees and violet mountains made this one of my favorite places to paint in the southern California desert.

Modern in a Sleepy Town

Borrego Springs, California was always a favorite place for me to zip out to, to escape hectic life during my San Diego residence. This time, older and wiser, I decided to hang around, and take my time returning home. 345 more words