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Let’s try that again without the depressing commentary…

Because the day was lovely. And the world is still chugging along. The pelicans were practicing their formation flying. A cormorant was diving for fish. The Golden Gate was very golden. The sunset was nice. San Francisco Bay was majestic. … Continue reading

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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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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 7…

  What is enough? What is too much? When is art finished? How can you tell when it is done? Less can be more… More isn’t always better. A song is as much about the silences, the pauses, the single … Continue reading

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The Bay Area Christmas adventure… the final chapter… ***WARNING*** This post contains pictures of me in sexy sleepwear, and should not be used for any purpose other than laughing…

Okay, so you may recall that my family has a tradition of giving jammies at Christmas. I apologize for the pictures, both for the content and the quality, but they were taken by various cell phones. That is my son-in-law … Continue reading

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The Bay Area Christmas adventure… part 6…

I am excited to finish up my two dueling post series projects of my time in New York and my more recent time in the Bay Area, so this can go back to not being a travel blog. Aside from … Continue reading

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The Bay Area Christmas adventure… part 5…

I believe I promised you some more Victorian houses. Those are the famous ‘Painted Ladies’ of San Francisco, made popular by the TV show Full House. But the city by the bay is full of these marvelous constructions. Just driving … Continue reading

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The Bay Area Christmas adventure… part 4…

Where in the world can you see that… Or that? I would like to say that this is a costume shop, but it isn’t. This is how people dress in the place I am talking about. I don’t even know … Continue reading

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The Bay Area Christmas adventure… part 3… special ‘flashback’ edition…

Now, when I say ‘flashback’, I am definitely probably not implying in any way shape or form that I used to drop a lot of acid and go to Grateful Dead concerts, on this family friendly blog, and you should … Continue reading

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The Bay Area Christmas adventure… part 2…

More photos, in random order, of our Christmas in the Bay Area. Two of my daughter’s best friends came and stayed with us at my mom’s house, between Christmas and the New Year. We went out to dinner at a … Continue reading

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