Return to the Country Chapel

23 03 2008


or: Plus ça change, plus c’est la même chose

March 16th, 2008
 My birthday

The trip between Berkeley and Hollister takes approximately an hour and a half, but it is a whole world away. Living in the Bay Area, one’s head sometimes needs a bit of airing out. The Bay Area is one of the prettiest places I have ever lived, but it is also cramped, crowded, and not very pleasant at times. Once you get to the open spaces of San Benito County in spring time, everything being so green that it is almost unnatural, the soul of this country boy begins to cool again. Sometimes, you just need the space to breathe.

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