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Still Life with Dishtowels, 30 August 2014

Good Morning:

I don’t use these old dishtowels for anything anymore except holding very hot things. In fact, the only reason I had dumped them on one of my chopping boards on Friday night was to get them out of my way. 45 more words

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Sunday Streets, 2014: Valencia Street Edition.

Good Evening:

Sunday Streets has become quite the popular affair in San Francisco. Still free from major corporate sponsorship, the city blocks off an extended stretch of a street (this past Sunday, Valencia), and people just roam. 259 more words

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Sunday Afternoon, San Francisco.

Good Evening:

So how do you spend your Sundays? San Franciscans have lots of ideas, and they shared them last Sunday.

Some spent the day working, such as this manager at the employees entrance of Pancho Villa Tacqueria: 55 more words

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Brown. (Weekly Photo Challenge: Fray)

Good Evening:

I have two brown leather jackets. The newer and heavier one dates back almost 20 years. The older and lightweight one is over 30 years old. 103 more words

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Someone Notices the Contrast of White on White (Weekly Photo Challenge: Fray)

Good Evening:

The SFPUC HQ is only two years old, but still feels like it’s under construction. The front doors needed work; a peculiar smell affecting the third floor took months to diagnose and solve; and in a few places the paint has already begun to do strange things, to… 26 more words

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"The sound of sidewalk;" Or, The Surreal Is That Which Lies At Your Feet, 21 August 2014

Good Evening:

I did not invent the title of this post. I think. I remain convinced that I have quoted someone else, but when I google the phrase “the surreal is that which lies at your feet,” all I find is myself stating that I remain convinced that I have quoted someone else.¬† 135 more words

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Saturday Afternoon on 13th Street; Or, The Photographer As Crocodile (Weekly Photo Challenge: Silhouette)

Good Evening:

So there’s this street in San Francisco.

At the intersection with Mission Street, we call it Duboce (“Doo-BOHSS”). At the intersection with South Van Ness, only one block away, we call it 13th Street. 128 more words

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