Port Townsend

Here, I am still… all rights reserved. no part of this blog post may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without written permission from the author.

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Mountains to Sound: On the Road in the Pacific Northwest

The landscape shifts from dominantly dry golden hills to the lush, rolling green of valleys and mountains punctuated only by little towns, rivers and farms as we make our way from California, land of sunshine, to the Pacific Northwest, always wet and ever gray. The stark contrast and apparent transition may shock at first, especially […]

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Destination: Darwin

“But why think about that when all the golden lands ahead of you and all kinds of unforseen events wait lurking to surprise you and make you glad you’re alive to see?” – Jack Kerouac, On The Road * * * * * It was the first time I had heard of Darwin, that one […]

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Into the Woods

We had long thought of visiting the gardens but we always found ourselves occupied with other things. As it turned out, when we finally got a chance to, it was perfect timing. It was a few days after it rained heavily in Los Angeles and I had never in my life seen my city so […]

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