sinking into oblivion

What is it about these small forgotten towns and settlements like Desert Center that tugs at my gut the way they do? Nostalgia? An age thing? Maybe… Sometimes they dredge up memories of trips made with my parents when I […]

date shakes

Every so often you stumble across one of those pleasant surprises that make your day. TheĀ Oasis Date GardensĀ at Thermal, California was one of those. I was on my way early one morning to the Salton Sea from Indio when I […]