Petaluma. Paused.

A portrait of my town in quarantine

Pictures of Petaluma during the height of the quarantine. An historic record.

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Downtown Petaluma Mural
Neighborhood Love
Looking down what used to called Main St.
B Street and the Boulevard
Lisa on Kentucky Street
Getting Lucky on Kentucky
The Mystic Theater
Stay Safe Petaluma
The main intersection downtown
Western Ave and the Boulevard
Burning man sculptures
Social Distancing
Leo plays in traffic. (Picture by Lisa Laporte)
Middle of the Road
They call it a river but really it’s a tidal slough.
The Petaluma River
Lisa under the the cherry tree in front of the Carnagie Library
That Cherry Tree Slays Me
The road goes on and on.
Park Bench
A perfect place to watch the world go by
Chair amid poppies
Lisa and Michael on a walk in our neighborhood
Thank You Mr. Postman
A few of my home made masks.
Masks To-Go
A 165-acre bird preserve and wetlands just outside town
Shollenberger Park
Lisa eases on down the road
Under Your Protection
Waiting for a child
Blue Swing
And we never saw him again
Hit The Road