Category Archives: Stories of my life

How I ended up with this haircut; a story that highlights the creative and unusual ways that I make my own life difficult, with the help of the crack squirrels that live in my head…

Okay, so I have a place where I go to get my haircut. Haircuts have not been, historically, something that I worry about. In the first place, I was a Bay Area hippy when I was young. I had hair … Continue reading

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Fun with the sun… (or); Instead of just showing you the rest of those photos of the sunset over the San Francisco Bay that I took when I went with my mom into the hills above Berkeley during Christmas vacation, what if I intersperse them with copies upon which I worked some digital magic… part 1…

Who doesn’t like a nice green and purple alien sunset? Even if it was really quite boringly terrestrial. You don’t often see the stars that clearly while the sun is still setting… Not in your universe, maybe! Smoke on the … Continue reading

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So, my younger daughter, Mollie, had an organ removed… and all you got was these lousy and almost completely unrelated photos from my phone…

Okay, the title is a total lie. These first few photos aren’t completely unrelated to Mollie’s surgery. I took them of a big, thorny tree outside the medical center while the surgery was being done, on Coronado Island here in … Continue reading

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Just some random photos of some mammals I know…

I went and visited my friend Olivia today, the daughter of some friends of mine. She is three now. And the twins, her brothers, are growing up fast. They run around all over the place. This little gopher just popped … Continue reading

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Yes, that is a nice photo of the Golden Gate Bridge, but this post also has cute dogs and my lovely daughter in it…

A view of the Golden Gate, across the waters of the San Francisco Bay. And my sweet, smart and kind younger daughter, Mollie. And that is Winston, a very nice dog that Mollie and I met. Because we were at … Continue reading

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Just more pictures of Christmas time in the Bay Area… and dogs…

Sometimes… often for me… you just meet a dog and fall in love. It was like that with Oso. He belongs to a nice couple that my daughter Mollie and I ran into down at the dog park by the … Continue reading

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It’s an Arthur thing… (or); dogs, cats, birds, and stuff…

Maybe you would understand, but if you do, seek psychiatric counseling immediately. Also, evict the crack squirrels from your head as soon as possible. I guess these are just some random pictures I have taken since I got to my … Continue reading

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