Archive for the 'San Francisco' Category

Between a Beach and a Railroad, A Flood of Memories

Mike Padgett -

April 3, 2011 CARLSBAD, Calif. – Beaches and trains are the sources of my favorite sounds. The sounds of waves, either lapping on the sand or crashing on rocks, and the horns or whistles of thundering trains represent adventure and independence. During a long weekend in Southern California, we recently found ourselves within a short […]

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Different Cultures Strengthen a City’s Ethnic, Historical Tapestry

Mike Padgett -

May 28, 2010 SAN FRANCISCO– Rolling stones on two feet, in suits or jeans and jackets, are part of the energy of San Francisco. Some of this city’s free spirits and forever young carry children or groceries. Others, full of youth, or not, tote backpacks and briefcases. They make pit stops for coffee and bump […]

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