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The Vexed Man

The Vexed Man // Franz Xaver Messerschmidt // Alabaster // After 1770

Poor man! Every time I look at him I can’t help but chuckle at his scrunched face. 38 more words


revisiting a place I hardly remember

2/365  / /  Georges Minne & the late great Californian sunset

The Getty Center in Los Angeles (west side)

The Getty Center is designed by Designed by architect Richard Meier. Located in the foothills of the Santa Monica Mountains, it is well known for its architecture, gardens, and views overlooking Los Angeles—the Pacific Ocean, the San Gabriel Mountains, and the vast street—grid of the city.  152 more words

Explore LA

Much needed break. 

I took a break from writing and books this weekend to meet a beloved friend who came from out of town. Second museum this month! So much inspiration and I had a fantastic time! #thegettycenter #laview #vangoghirises


Trip Log – Day 182 – Los Angeles, CA to Long Beach, CA

November 3, 2015 – Sun, 75 degrees

Miles Today: 36

Miles to Date: 9,368

States to Date: 25

Today I ventured where, I’ve learned, many Angelinos don’t go: down the dogleg of this great city to South Los Angeles and Watts, into Compton and Long Beach. 447 more words

Bicycle Trip Log

The Getty Center

The Getty Center. This place was like a palace.