The botanist told us “over by Davis Lumber, between house furnishings and plumbing, there’s a Grecian laurel growing – not much smell, but that’s the one that poets wore. Now California laurel’s not a laurel It can drive off bugs or season a sauce, and it really clears your sinus if you take a way… Read More California Laurel by Gary Snyder
There is treasure hidden there, on the coast of California. El Diego hid it there when The Clara ran aground On the coast of California, deep within a cave that’s never seen. Treasure stolen from the Incas, we could capture for the Queen. There’s a mountain in the ocean on the coast of California… Read More Coast of California by The Kingston Trio
1 A California song, A prophecy and indirection, a thought impalpable to breathe as air, A chorus of dryads, fading, departing, or hamadryads departing, A murmuring, fateful, giant voice, out of the earth and sky, Voice of a mighty dying tree in the redwood forest dense. Farewell my brethren, Farewell O earth and sky, farewell… Read More “Song of the Redwood-Tree” by Walt Whitman
This is the tale of two Fradkins: 1. Philip Fradkin 1974 and 2011 2. Philip Fradkin, father and Alex Fradkin, his son. Philip and Alex have published The Left Coast – California On The Edge, written by Philip, with accompanying photos taken by Alex. The two have spent the past five years writing about, and snapping… Read More The Golden Left Coast on the Edge
Forever Stoked 6th Annual Artshow Saturday – September 17, 2011 San Bernardo Creek Ranch – Morro Bay CA The FS Studio/Showroom is located on a gorgeous 1200 acre ranch where they unveil most of their newest work. Many FS artists will be in attendance.