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Walking Across the Golden Gate Bridge

A few years ago, some friends in the East Bay and I decided to walk across the Golden Gate Bridge. Somehow I was chosen to plan our route to the bridge and back.  618 more words

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Orange International Street Fair

(18 photos in gallery)

The city of Orange hosts an International Street Fair every Labor Day weekend, this past one being their 41st. I drove toward the town square Friday evening, and smartly chose to park a mile or so away and walk in, avoiding all the people endlessly circling for spots. 46 more words


Santiago in Color | Yellow

Santiago is is a city full of life, culture, the arts, and color.  I am so excited about this new blog series. The colors that surround me daily provide so much inspiration to create and to write.   103 more words


closer to home

when the terrorists moved in down the
street the other week
I worried nonstop for the safety of my children
and my two thousand twelve chevrolet… 110 more words


Just Call Me: Puffy-Itchy-Mucous OD

Having an allergy to cat dander and dust-mites makes one a tad cautious. Even though suffering is inevitable, I can’t help but reach out a hand to pet or grab at a tail with reckless abandon. 1,388 more words

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Santiago Street Art

Transforming a brick wall or piece of concrete into a masterpiece isn’t something just any of us can do.  It amazes me every day when Derek and I walk the streets of Santiago (or any large city) and see the amazing pieces of art whose creators, for the most part, remain unknown.   109 more words