I was so rushed and scattered as I left yesterday for Palm Springs that I forgot to take my Canon Powershot. I take it with me when I go to the market so this makes no sense. The iPhone 4S has an excellent camera, at least, so that’ll have to do.

From the balcony outside room #275 at the Palm Springs Travelodge on East Palm Canyon Drive — Friday, 1.6, 6:25 am.