A Thousand Pictures

A Thousand Pictures

Monterey Bay, California   In the early morning light, muted by drizzly, low-hanging clouds, I clip into my peddles and careen downhill towards the bay in a free-fall rush. My head is full of thoughts, always full of thoughts, the topic du jour, how much of life...
Attending the Details

Attending the Details

Monterey, California   I stood beside the grave at the interment of an old friend. For years, the cremated remains had been sitting on a fireplace mantle, and it was time to give them a future. An ice-cold spring breeze blew through our coats as we stood and...
Nowhere to go with Nothing to do

Nowhere to go with Nothing to do

Veteran’s Park Trail, Monterey, California Children were laughing and squealing with pure joy, and the swings sang a chorus of rhythmic squeaking, filling the playground with scatters of playful sounds. In the distance, cars rushed past up on Highway One,...
Casual Deer

Casual Deer

Asilomar State Beach, Pacific Grove, California   It feels like the garden gnomes are watching. I swear their eyes are following me down the street. And there’s a breeze tonight, thankfully, a cool breeze after the heat of the day. Crows chase each other,...