Readers: I am deeply concerned about engaging young people in America to vote this year. This blog reflects my attempt to spark interest in this problem.
“When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence.” (Ansel Adams).
As our country remains in high alert because of the Corona Pandemic, our travel options remain severely limited. In my spare time at home then, I’ve taken an increased interest in audio podcasts as a […]
“New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings.” (Lao Tzu) When you embark on a long road adventure as we do every year, you have to prepare yourself for unforeseen crises that may alter or […]
“ I just need time in a beautiful place to clear my head” (Ritu Ghatourey) Can you imagine a more beautiful place to reenergize your love of being alive than the spectacular Grand Canyon? Yes, […]
“You could travel the world, but nothing comes close to the golden coast.”(Katy Perry) Can you imagine what your life would like if you experienced the freedom to fly as a seagull? Yes, I do […]
“ A beach house isn’t just real estate. It’s a state of mind.” (Douglas Adams) Ruth and I have frequently stopped to visit our friends Bobbi and John in the Northern California region of Santa […]
If you are always trying to be normal, you will never know how amazing you can be. (Maya Angelou) The streets of San Francisco Bay Area seemed eerily quiet and absent of traffic as Ruth […]
“In every outthrust headland, in every curving beach, in every grain of sand there is the story of the earth.” (Rachel Carson) The term “cruising” in the informal sense refers to the casual act of […]
“The grand difficulty is so to feel the reality of both worlds as to give each its due place in our thoughts and … eye, ever fixed on the land of promise , without looking […]