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Week of South Pasadena Noir #5

Week of South Pasadena Noir #5

The two elements the traveler first captures in the big city are extra human architecture and furious rhythm.  Geometry and anguish.  –Federico Garcia Lorca Feeling dark and mysterious yet?  I’m heading into Halloween with some noirish delights this week. Have something to add?  Leave a comment here. Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South […]

Week of South Pasadena Noir #4

Week of South Pasadena Noir #4

“No object is mysterious.  The mystery is your eye.”  — Elizabeth BowenIt’s a black and white world of South Pasadena mysteries this week, folks.  Check in for a daily dose of Halloween eye candy. Want to leave a message?  Go here. Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Week of South Pasadena Noir #3

Week of South Pasadena Noir #3

“I must go in.  The fog is rising. ” — Emily DickinsonI’m in a Halloween mood this week, everyone.  Check in daily for a little bit of black and white spookiness. Want to say something?  Click here. Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Week of South Pasadena Noir #2

Week of South Pasadena Noir #2

“It was one of those hot dry Santa Anas that come down through the mountain passes and curl your hair and make your nerves jump and your skin itch.” — Raymond ChandlerStay tuned this week as I get in the mood for Halloween with a little South Pasadena noir. Have something to add?  Leave a […]

Thanks for the Request! Links to All Glimpses of South Pasadena Videos

Thanks for the Request!  Links to All Glimpses of South Pasadena Videos

South Pasadena Neighborhood Views I received a great email from long-time reader Sally wanting to know how to directly access all of my Glimpses of South Pasadena photo slideshows and videos.  Thank you for your interest, my good pal Sally!  In case there are others who would also like access to all of the videos: […]

Noir in Daylight

Noir in Daylight

It’s really hard to pick a favorite of all the old cars I’ve captured in South Pasadena over the years, but this one is definitely up in the top ten. Okay, in the top twenty. Oh, who am I kidding? I love them all. Originally published on April 10, 2011 Want to leave a comment, […]

Quantum Mechanics … and the South Pasadena Farmers Market?

Quantum Mechanics … and the South Pasadena Farmers Market?

Entanglement. Schrödinger said it was the defining trait of quantum theory. What is it? It’s that quirky talent discovered by quantum physicists whereby a weird telepathic link allows teeny tiny subatomic particles to mysteriously influence each other’s properties even if they are very far away from one another. These particles are linked together — or entangled — so […]

Great Reads by South Pasadena Authors

Great Reads by South Pasadena Authors

Intense reader.  Happy Dog. It’s time for another round of Let’s Read Books by South Pasadena Authors!  From children’s books to political commentary, history to literary fiction (and even cookbooks!) the list of books written by South Pas writers is long and varied.  Here are my reader picks for Fall 2017: MysteryI’ve already raved about […]

Great Reads by South Pasadena Authors

Great Reads by South Pasadena Authors

Intense reader.  Happy Dog. It’s time for another round of Let’s Read Books by South Pasadena Authors!  From children’s books to political commentary, history to literary fiction (and even cookbooks!) the list of books written by South Pas writers is long and varied.  Here are my reader picks for Fall 2017: MysteryI’ve already raved about […]

South Pasadena Historical Buildings

South Pasadena Historical Buildings

Then and now… The Los Angeles region doesn’t have the greatest track record when it comes to preserving landmarks.  Despite the efforts of dedicated preservationists, many architectural wonders have been lost to the wrecking ball.  The Richfield Tower, The Brown Derby, The Garden of Allah, and The Ambassador Hotel are just a few of the […]

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