Glimpses of S. Pas.


Festive View

Festive View

These charming old windows on Mission will have a pretty good view of this weekend’s South Pasadena Fun Fair! Every year, the school fundraiser turns downtown South Pas into a carnival of rides, games and about umpteen skillion confetti eggs hurled at random by rampaging elementary school students. (One fourth grade kid last year had […]

Hard-boiled Doors

Hard-boiled Doors

Come on in — there’s nobody in here but me and a big bluebottle fly. –Raymond Chandler, The Little Sister Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

The Chariot Awaits

The Chariot Awaits

Who says fairy tales don’t come true? Sure, the house is right out of a storybook — but the sweet ride parked out front really makes for a happily ever after. I wonder… does it belong to a handsome prince or to a bad-a** princess? Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Porch in Shadow

Porch in Shadow

(Insomnia is good for something.) Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Sunset from Busters…

Sunset from Busters…

…it’s a nice way to wind down the day. Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Saffron Diffusing

Saffron Diffusing

I noticed the glow of these two as they seemed to blend right into their golden background. Then I happened upon this poem: A Life’s Love Song As the sun-beams with amber tinge shineThrough the sheaves that responsive are glowing,Thy heart lends a glad hue to mine,In Love’s golden bloom ever growing. Thy radiance with […]

Twilight Zone

Twilight Zone

Ever had one of those nights? Actually, I found this image in my files and remembered how much I liked it. Sure, the camera lens was smudged and caused the lights to make those crazy stripes across the image. Or was it aliens that landed on the library grounds? You decide… Read the Full Story […]

Staring at Walls

Staring at Walls

Can you handle yet another shot of brick walls? I’m a little obsessed with them. I’ve noticed them anew after spending far too much time lately in other parts of Los Angeles. It’s nice to be away from the ubiquitous Southern California stucco and back to the bricks and mortar of old South Pas. Here, […]

Caption this photo (#31)

Caption this photo (#31)

I need help with this one. Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Summer’s Coming…

Summer’s Coming…

The sunbeams o’er the meadows lie,And zephyrs light are straying;And, oh! ’tis time that school was done,And children–out a-playing. –Mary Dow Brine Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

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