It’s spring here in Los Angeles. Alongside my favorite walking trails in Griffith Park, the mustard is near shoulder high, the pink flowering trees on Virgil Avenue are decked out in their frilly best, and, when the mow and blow guys pipe down for a few moments, the air is…
The rain cleared today, leaving washed, blue skies and a pile up of rusty sycamore leaves in the driveway. I did a little raking and a little walking. I…
Our dog Grace spent much of the last day of her life in the slanted autumn sunlight just outside the back door. Over the hours, her breathing slowed so…
Adventures around the city and contemplation of my emptying nest.
(Or how the Month of July passed in a wink.)
Re-entry and new beginnings.
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