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A Journey West, Part 4/5

One of the last days of my California trip featured a venture to Monterey and Seaside where my son lives. The old coast road, Cabrillo Highway, Highway One, muddled south out of Santa Cruz, Soquel, and Aptos in heavy traffic that cleared some after Rio Del Mar. 580 more words

I'm Going to the Ocean

This morning I wonder,

Asilomar Beach, will you remember me?  Will your waves welcome me back

When so many birds, kids, dogs and others have been enfolded in your shore line? 233 more words



This weekend I am with the English teachers at Asilomar Conference Center in Pacific Grove. The group I joined will be writing poems on site.  Our warm-up Friday evening was reading aloud excerpts from Pablo Neruda’s Book of Questions and we were invited to write some of our own questions. 28 more words