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Ramblings on modern life, accompanied by photos I took of the San Francisco bay, while petting lots of dogs at the dog park because I miss my dogs when I come to the Bay Area to visit my mom…

A city wreathed in mist, or maybe the smoke from the many fires burning through the west. Beautiful and yet hard to see, so close and so far at the same time, like sanity and normalcy these days. Will the … Continue reading

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The garden where I played as a child…

The old plum tree on the top level of our backyard. Every year, mom would say “don’t eat too many plums” and every year at least two of us, my three brothers and I, would get tummy aches… or worse. … Continue reading

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That was a really long drive in a motor home just to see some birds and flowers…

Wait, what? That is just plain rude! Simmer down, I was just kidding. I get to see my mom and another of my brothers, and the Bay Area, and maybe some old friends… but I did have to drive through … Continue reading

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Brief moments in the lives of birds; in my mom’s garden… part 3…

Hey, you’re that blog guy. Wait, don’t take my picture by the stupid bird feeder. Wait, hold on, I’m not ready yet. How’s that? I’m trying to look thoughtful. Fierce and determined, that is a good look for me, right? … Continue reading

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Brief moments in the lives of birds; in my mom’s garden… part 2…

Hey, if you are going to put pictures of me on your blog, tell people I am a Golden Crown Sparrow. Look, can you see my golden crown? Get a good picture of that. I think this is my best … Continue reading

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Brief moments in the lives of birds; in my mom’s garden… part 1…

Oh yeah! I got a big seed! Oh man, I dropped my seed. I got a tiny seed! I love seeds. I dropped my seed. Stupid seeds!

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My mom’s garden: Dew-kissed roses in the morning…

No, that dew isn’t fake dew from my spray mister-bottle! I took these in my mom’s backyard, in the Bay Area, where I am staying for a week… Okay, I am not staying in the backyard, exactly. I am actually … Continue reading

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Mirror mirror off the wall… the very last one… you know, unless I do some fun digital effects on some of the photos I did the mirror effects on…

We are back where we started, on a picture of a bridge. Not just any bridge, but my favorite bridge, the Golden Gate Bridge, which, ironically, is where I started also, because I was born in San Francisco, and grew … Continue reading

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Mirror mirror off the wall… part 35…

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Mirror mirror off the wall… part 34…

I swear I am almost done with these… Sort of…

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