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Faded Pictures

"Faded Pictures" was track 4 on Personal Conversation, the 2nd studio album by R&B singer Case. It was released way back on April 20, 1999. Just faded pictures in a broken glass Like a mirror revealing What the woman is ...
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The Road to Sedona

Northern Arizona .. I don’t even remember anymore what had inspired it. Maybe it was one of the short stays at the Briar's Patch Inn, or the family vacation when we stayed at the Orchards Inn, hiked Bell Rock Loop ...
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You write your own history

Twenty-one years ago, my grandfather died at the age of 92 in the same house he grew up in. Next to the old pendulum clock in his living room, above his favorite chair, hung his wedding photo, a sepia colored ...
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Brins Mesa

There certainly is something that makes this place very unique, making you want to return. Eventually, you will appreciate this spiritual and sacred place, it had been for Indians for thousands of years. "Energy Vortexes" or not, the sandstone contains ...
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Any of you boys seen an aircraft-carrier around here?

.. at the very end of Oceanside Pier, looking toward the setting sun .. "She's lost that loving feeling.." In the 1986 movie Top Gun, this is the house the female love interest [Kelly McGillis as "Charlie"] lived in and ...
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American Graffiti, again.

Two years ago on a Thursday night, just after I had learned about the “Ramona American Graffiti Cruise Night”, I got the chance to take a couple of pictures. The pictures together with my thoughts can still be found here ...
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The long road to Seattle

I don’t know where or when it started - maybe it was way back in middle school, when his ultrasonic distance meter won the science fair, or in 2012, the year when he spoke on “Digital Signal Processing with Android and ...
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Victor at Sage Hill Drive

Only a few weeks after having considered shooting at San Diego Country Estates' Sage Hill Drive, Victor contacted me. Victor is a Financial Consultant and founder of Orgallic. Orgallic mission is to enrich humanity through the global, ethical, and accountable pursuit of modern ...
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Tis the Season

About 1,400 ft above sea level and 40 miles east of San Diego, Ramona is located within the beautiful Santa Maria Valley. With a population of about 31,000, the still unincorporated community includes both Ramona and the adjacent San Diego Country ...
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Bellamia Salon, Spa & Boutique

Linda Hall, who grew up in L.A., worked as a hair stylist at Bellamia Salon and Spa, a restored 1910 house at 745 Main St. in Ramona California. The year was 2011 and she had worked there for only a ...
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