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So what is the secret to timing a trip on the Bahia Belle, a Mississippi paddlewheel-style boat that cruises around Mission Bay in San Diego? Hitting the sunset, that’s what.

That is the Bahia Belle after we debarked. But we did time the sunset part just right. For San Diego, this isn’t a very impressive sunset. But I was drinking rum-and-cokes, so I didn’t worry about it. It is still … Continue reading

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I had a good boat week…

I went on a paddlewheel steam boat ride. In San Diego of all places. It was the Bahia Belle on Mission Bay. It isn’t really steam-powered. And it isn’t the Mississippi river… which I have been on in a real … Continue reading

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This week according to my phone…

San Diego. I guess it is an okay place to live. If you like water and sunshine and palm trees. Whatever man. The last of my potato crop, but maybe I will plant a few of those. Our little potted … Continue reading

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A short video I took at work, to which I added music and narration, thus making it a short nature documentary…

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Stormy weather… (or); Thunderbolts and lightning, very very frightening… part 3…

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Stormy weather… (or); Thunderbolts and lightning, very very frightening… part 1…

There will be three little videos of a stormy night at work last week.

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There has been a lot going on in my life lately… part 6… well, sorry, but I have seen a lot of flowers lately…

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Well, I have repaired the drone, you know, from the multiple times I crashed it…

So now, after those end-of-Christmas-vacation mishaps, I am back in the air in San Diego with the new drone. I like this one, not only for the cool music I added, but because it shows Ben, my daughter’s boyfriend, who … Continue reading

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Just a beach…

Just a beach, in Southern California. Backlit waves curling in the sun. The Pacific Ocean, looking both warm and inviting, and yet still awesomely powerful. Foam glistening and writing in the light. A setting as calm as a formal garden, … Continue reading

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Just a bird…

We went to the beach here in San Diego last evening. I became fascinated by this lone bird. I don’t know what kind of bird it is. I could look it up. My mom would know. But he… or she… … Continue reading

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