Tag Archive: California

May the 4th (of July) be with you

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Week one in California. Yesterday, we went to Joshua Tree National forest.   Apparently, a forest doesn’t need real trees. We went to the cafe next to the visitor’s center — where I remembered… Continue reading

Senseless Sunday Sarcasm : Date season

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California – where law abiding citizens live behind bars, and if you shoot a criminal breaking into your home, you go to jail. Then again…you’re already in jail.  The difference is, you’re in… Continue reading

Hugh’s Weekly #Photo Challenge: Week 28 – Glorious

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I took these pictures in the vicinity of Palm Springs, California, January 2016.   I like the snow falling on the mountains, the ominous clouds next to blue sky, and the rays of… Continue reading

@$$hole piece of scum

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This is a picture I took, last month, looking into the mirrored closet doors of my sister’s guest room in Desert Hot Springs, California.   I’m wearing a very warm jacket given to… Continue reading

Been there, Done that, Don’t want to live it again.

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I’m often asked, “Why don’t you want to live in California?” Aside from the fact that it’s twice as expensive to live in as north Florida and it should be designated as the capital… Continue reading

Darkness and Light

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Well, God, the universe or whatever you may be, I’ve found a way to create mostly dark in a place where the outside lights are always on and the laptop screen can’t be turned… Continue reading

moon-filled

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Summertime glistens early morning skies, and dawn frames a moon-filled night.

View

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The view from my sister’s kitchen reflects moonlight over the mountains, setting as a city sleeps. An orange cat wails “me-out” peeking through the front door as I hint, “No.  In-u-window.” Beauty behind bars. Thirsty… Continue reading

California dreams, schemes, & memes

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Don’t you just love it when you wake up with that metallic baking soda/salt taste roiling around in your mouth after dreaming you were knee deep in crappy flood water asking your old boss… Continue reading

 My sister used to live in Houston, Texas. 

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  My sister used to live in Houston, Texas.  There were times I could find a round trip ticket for under $200 and I was always able to find a direct flight.  That… Continue reading