My Dark California Dream

My Dark California Dream. Confusing one’s own youth with the youth of the world is a common human affliction, but California has been changing so fast for so long that every new generation gets to experience both a fresh version of the California dream and, typically by late middle-age, its painful death.

A cover of Joni Mitchell’s California–feel free to play this in the background while you read.

California: Paradise is Burning

A review of Kevin Star’s Coast of Dreams: California on the Edge

California belongs to Joan Didion.

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