when speaking of california

by theuglyearring

“Warm and sunny,” people said when speaking of California, but I knew it as a place where fear lived.

Now we were going there. We were crossing the desert to face that fear, and I was afraid.

(from: The Lonesome Gods by Louis L’Amour)

(photo: december 2004,  the rooftop of our old home in koreatown.)

 

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