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Reading: Autumn by Ali Smith

Title: Autumn Author: Ali Smith Date finished: April 6, 2018. Report posted: August 21, 2018 Rating:★★★   The fact that it’s taken me more than four months to write my reading report says a lot about my reaction to it. … Continue reading

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Testing Mobile Upload

Usually when I travel I carry my laptop in my backpack. With my camera and all the other stuff I need in there the backpack gets heavy. I’m working on a workflow where I can get the laptop out of … Continue reading

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Late Winter Sunset

It appears as though winter may be loosening its grip; we enjoyed a sunny somewhat warm day. As we were eating dinner we were transfixed by the light on the trees in the green space behind our house. The sun … Continue reading

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Late Summer Road Trip: Mesa Verde

September 6-7, 2-17 [NOTE: Click on the photos to get much bigger versions with detail I discuss in the post] When last we talked (September 5)  we had arrived in Mesa Verde, hiked a bit and saw some sites. We … Continue reading

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Welcome to America! Tri-Tip

August 6, 2017 Back in the day, after Carla and I were married (1976), her parents rented out rooms to foreign students going to Community College in the Bay Area. I think it was organized through there church, but I’m … Continue reading

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Summer Train Trip: PDX to LA

June 13 – 15 As you probably know from reading this past winter’s blog posts, we were supposed to travel to Australia and New Zealand for an epic vacation. That was cancelled at the last minute as one of us … Continue reading

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A Christmas Carol – A Hero Journey

Many years I read A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens during the run up to Christmas. Search for it here on my blog and you’ll find references to my write ups on the story. In the past I’ve seen it as … Continue reading

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