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Burning Man 2007 Photo Essay (Part 2)
This was my fourth burn, and although it is easy to become cynical about an event that you've been attending for four years, I found myself searching for a connection throughout the week. For the first time, I was experiencing a burn with someone. And Burning Man has a way of exposing a relationship's strengths and weaknesses when you're in the desert. Surrounded by physical temptation, environmental extremes, chemical diversions, and spiritual intensity, you are forced to confront yourself within it's context. The festival recharges the soul, sparks inspiration, and gives hope when you have to live in this default reality.
Check out Part 1 of my Burning Man Photo Essay.
Check out my Burning Man 2007 photos in my Flickr photoset.
All photos by me.
Southern California's Snow-Capped Mountains Are Beautiful. Here's Where To Maximize The View (And Snap A Great Picture)It's been many, many years since we saw this much snow in our mountains. Going up there right now isn't safe, but here are some places where you can enjoy the view and snap a pic.
April Valentine died at Centinela Hospital. Her daughter was born by emergency C-section. She'd gone into the pregnancy with a plan, knowing Black mothers like herself were at higher risk.
A look at years past when snows creeped into our citified neighborhoods, away from the mountains and foothills.
In the face of a drier future, that iconic piece of Americana is on its way out in Southern California.
Another Missing Hiker Has Been Found Dead In San Gabriels As Search For Actor Julian Sands ContinuesBob Gregory, 62, went missing the same day as Sands. His body was recovered near Mount Islip.