This was the destination of my last Sunday’s bike ride of 60miles trip. I started at Liberty Park (around 9AM) bound North, on a freshly resurfaced road. By the time I arrived at the end of the bike trail in about 2 hours. The temperature reached 93 degrees Fahrenheit. It was hot, and biked against the hot wind coming back, but it was a memorable ride.
My biking adventure (Sunday, May 20, 2012) I Marked the start and end points on the map (click to enlarge)
- april 2012 (chasingbluebirds.typepad.com)
San Gabriel River Nature Preserve
À rebours is an 1884 novel by French author Joris-Karl Huysmans. Translated as Against Nature or Against the Grain, the novel follows Jean Des Esseintes, the last member of a noble family. Disgusted with his decadent life in Paris, he retreats to the countryside and immerses himself in art and philosophy, becoming somewhat deranged. Though not mentioned by name, À rebours is thought to be the book that heavily influences what famous novel’s titular character? More… Discuss
English: French writer J.K. Huysmans (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
There lies at the back of every creed something terrible and hard for which the worshiper may one day be required to suffer.
E. M. Forster (1879-1970) Discuss
This movie won 1st place in the audio visual category of the 2009 Ontario Student Classics Conference.
It features stop motion animation, stop motion, and film to give the video different effects as the viewers continue watching.
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Yet another inspiring post, from “Lost in Town”, uncovering the artistic events worth attending to …”si fueris Romae, Romano vivitomore; si fueris alibi, vivito sicut ibi” “If you are in Rome, live in the Roman way, if you are elsewhere, live as they do there” attributed to St. Ambrose. (From Wikctionary.” )
Thanks Lost in Town: I guess it makes all the difference to be …lost in town, when The Town is ROME!