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Through A Portal

Yesterday we went through a secret brushy portal that diverged from the main trail and led to a meadow above the sea beneath a blue sky sketched with wisps of clouds,  and we sat upon the curve of earth, just being there. We … Continue reading

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Sometimes You Let the Day Take You Where It Will

I had a bout of insomnia last night but finally dozed off listening to a podcast (content forgotten, but a man with a soothing voice) and slept until 9 am.  I’ll admit it: the moment I wake up, I reach over and … Continue reading

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Tangible Things and A Certain Kind of Light

Maybe everyone else is engaged in creative, constructive, contributory  action, but these days I’m mostly just thinking, wandering the hours without any particular agenda or destination. Earlier in the week I had occasion to go into Santa Barbara where I walked on streets instead … Continue reading

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Fragments Like Sea Glass

There was a boy who went to sleep on a bed of kelp in the middle of the day, cradled and rocked, lulled by green-blue sea song older than existence. “There are few things in life more pleasurable than bobbing around in the … Continue reading

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Today

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Into the Thames

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A Good Day for a Walk

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New Year’s Eve

Low tide, warm weather, so we rode our bikes on the beach.  There were quite a few people out and about, and a holiday sort of ambiance.  Some were walking, others on horseback, and as always, a few wet-suited folks … Continue reading

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Sunday Sunset

Friends came and we sipped wine and walked by the sea.  For a moment, there was this.  

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A Hawk

“The secret is not to give up on shadows, but glide until nothing expects it…” (from The Mind Is A Hawk by Walter McDonald)

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