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A diploma, and some milling around during Jason Pridmore's Star School

By Ronald Ahrens

My experience at Jason Pridmore’s Star School on Dec. 20 and 21 significantly benefited my motorcycling skills. The classroom lessons were perfectly straightforward. 442 more words


Desert Center, Ca ~ 12/22/14

Entering this area we felt like we were being watched. Never saw anyone there.

All the homes are still full of stuff. Some look like they are being lived in my guess is by homeless. 13 more words


She Was There

I know she was there, I saw her and she saw me. It was very desolate but I am thinking she can take care of things. 21 more words


This is so good:

How to be an Explorer of the World

1. Always be looking (notice the ground beneath your feet).
2. Consider everything alive & animate. 78 more words



Desert Center’s abandoned gas station/cafe from a different perspective. From what I can gather, the gas station itself has been closed for years whereas the cafe was open for business as recently as a couple of years ago. 27 more words



I thought I’d finish off the month with a couple more photos taken in Desert Center, a once-thriving, now mostly-abandoned town that, thanks to its remote location, did quite well providing long-ago motorists with the only food, lodging, gas and car-repair services within a 50-mile radius. 24 more words