The ancient ways of blogging

SO, is blogging a thing of the past? I'm not sure as facebook has absorbed the better half of my time. I realized I hadn't written anything here in quite sometime and perhaps many of my readers have lost interest... I do not know. What I do see is a social revolution taking place via … Continue reading The ancient ways of blogging

Birds, buddhas, wars and artists, health insurance and same sex marriage…

Today, the raven leaping into flight from the telephone pole in front of our house in Santa Barbara. Relevance?! Yesterday I had health insurance for one afternoon, or the promise of it coming February first. Today my husband's employer says NO. Yesterday I received an email from another country that made me sad... because people … Continue reading Birds, buddhas, wars and artists, health insurance and same sex marriage…

How to be happy in a recession.

While reading a page from AstroBarry I saw this link to an article Deepak Chopra wrote for the SF Gate. Here it is: How to be happy in a recession. When a box turtle is crossing the road and it hears a car coming, it reacts by drawing in its head and feet, contracting for … Continue reading How to be happy in a recession.

MILK

I am emotionally blown away by the film. Milk. I lived in San Francisco for 25 years. I lived on Castro Street a block away from Harvey's camera store. He was an incredible sweet man to know in the neighborhood, always a smile. Shopped for film at his store, back in the day when there … Continue reading MILK

for Lisa

Dear Lisa, Your father, Jerry produced some incredible music. I'm grateful for all the MUSIC. I'm grateful to have been taken to The Whiskey A Go Go to see Dr. John the Night Tripper, with you and both your parents back in the 70's. Of course the stories about Tina at your house when you … Continue reading for Lisa

Front Page Santa Barbara News Press

This morning our neighbor called over to us, to tell us she put our picture from the paper in our mailbox. Click the newspaper for a larger image. For more wedding pictures click this.