Monthly Archives: October 2010

Dia de los muertos – pumpkins, parties and painted faces

Life is a dream and when you die you awake – the Aztecs believed, and on this day wore skull masks  – calacas – to dance in honour of their dead loved ones.  Advertisements

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Getting into gear

I ran along the beach in the Santa Monica mist this morning.  The mist may be hovering, but in my mind it is clearing…a tad. 

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Tears on Silverlake and a wake up call

The air is thick, warm; stuffy like the air held hostage under a feather duvet.  The music in the Casbah Cafe is drawing me through the ringer.  My emotions are all over the place. 

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Migration

I am bossed eyed with jet lag but this blog has sat on the back burner for so long that it is nearly charcoal!  I want to say that it is my first day in Los Angeles and I woke … Continue reading

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