California

Lighter Than Air!

I received this Official Postcrossing card from California! Depicted are two US Navy airships that existed between the World War eras: USS Akron and USS Macon. These airships, which were sister vessels to each other, were first launched in 1931, and were the largest aircraft of their time. Let’s talk […]

“He’s No Good to Me Dead…”

Here’s a rad Official Postcrossing postcard from California! Anyone recognize what this concept art is of? Hint 1: A galaxy far, far away. Hint 2: Bounty hunter. Hint 3: Okay I’ll just tell you the answer – it’s the Slave I! This is “a modified Firespray-31-class patrol and attack craft” […]

My Literary Masterpiece

Here’s a postcard from California! This one accompanied Astro Boy, Hello Kitty and Amu Hinamori on their way to come visit me. This reminds me of those neon signs that were used for diners in the 80s. Actually, I’m pretty certain that’s what it is. While on their long trek […]

Sandy San Diego!

Check out this Official Postcrossing card from California! I can’t tell if there’s a slight reddish filter applied to the picture, or if some of these people are just straight-up toasted from the sun. “It’s not sunburn, it’s a vitamin D overdose!” I’ll take a toothache, a stomachache, a migraine […]

A Point of Inspiration!

A good friend of mine passed along this card to me from California! This is a look at the mountains of Yosemite National Park, located in central CA. This national park was first protected in 1864 and covers over 3,000 square kilometers. Yosemite National Park is largely known for its […]