Research: Bakersfield

Back here again. Fortunately, the view has improved. Bakersfield was not among my favorite locales from last summer – the … More

Research: Carrizo Plains

I typically aim to illustrate my writings with copious photos of the landscapes I visit. But there’s only so many … More

Research: Cuyama Valley

The Cuyama Valley is a between place. It sits between the Central Valley and the coast, in a strange circle … More

Research: Earlimart

I’ve spent three days trying to decide whether I like this place. On the one hand, all my survey points … More