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Tomales Flea Market Sign

In Tomales for the Flea Market

I love to sell things.  Just love it.  So from time to time, I go to craft fairs and sell stuff. This all started when I was on chemo.  I decided to take up beading. It ended up being one of the few things I could do during my catatonic states, which became more and more […]

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Point Reyes National Seashore Lifeboat Station at Chimney Rock

An opportunity had come up last fall to spend the weekend at Pt Reyes Lifeboat Station in the old Coast Guard Station on Drake’s Bay. It was for a writing workshop sponsored by the Point Reyes Field Institute, a nonprofit which helps preserve the seashore and also which provides educational opportunities for children and adults. Over […]

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A seagull surveys some neighboring houseboats in Sausalito

We The Tiny House People

This originally came to my attention via Facebook and The Tiny House Blog. This fun documentary is about an hour and a half long and visits tiny house dwellers in California, New York, Europe, Hawaii. These tiny house dwellers live in houseboats, caves, converted tool sheds and garages and other unexpected places. All of the […]

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The Muir Beach Overlook

A Day Trip down the 1

It was midweek and I hadn’t seen my friend Bruce for awhile. Readers of this blog will recall that in 2010, Bruce, my friend Teresa, and I had taken a road trip north up U.S.Route 101 through Northern California and into Oregon. We had multiple adventures and finished our trip at the Rogue River for […]

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Point Reyes Birds

The Point Reyes Lighthouse

In the course of the last week, I have made two trips to  the historic lighthouse at Point Reyes National Seashore. This in spite of the fact that I have lived within 45 minutes of the lighthouse just about all of my life and had never been there until now. This is how it started.  […]

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