Archive | September, 2011

Yorkville, Boonville and Philo on CA State Route 128

Making love in the afternoon with Cecilia Up in my bedroom I got up to wash my face When I come back to bed Someone’s taken my place (Cecilia – Simon and Garfunkel 1970) Is it wrong to sing along at full volume with this song? Is it wrong to do so while it’s playing […]

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The Francis Ford Coppola Winery – Geyserville, CA

On the way back from our trip to Philo, Yorkville and Boonville, Joshua suggested that we stop at the Francis Ford Coppola Winery for dessert. Dessert? Don’t need to ask me twice! From the moment the car left the freeway, we were transported into another world. Francis Ford Coppola is quoted as saying that he […]

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Sea Ranch, California

The Sea Ranch is a community of private homes, sited with careful attention to the natural landscape along a 10-mile stretch of the Sonoma County coast in Northern California.  (The Sea Ranch Association) It had been a long time since I had been to Sea Ranch.  Many years ago, a friend had access to a family house […]

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