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The Cuban conundrum for California wine

The island nation of Cuba lies in relatively close proximity to California’s bustling wine industry, especially when compared to the Golden State’s current principal export markets in Europe and Asia. 711 more words

An Afternoon Respite

We just recently got back from a short trip to Columbus, Ohio. You may think it is reckless to have Michigan license plates on your car and venture into the city, but all was fine and it was a wonderful trip. 506 more words


wine - 2009 Kosta Browne Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast


Northern California

Some photos from a recent trip to Northern California, including San Francisco, Napa, and the Sonoma Coast.


"Ocean Sunset"

I got the idea for “Ocean Sunset” from a photograph I took.

Ocean Paintings

Sketching - with toes in sand

Velella velella washed up on Wrights Beach, south of Jenner, CA. July 30, 2014

All the others in sight were flyaway, transparent and dry; this one still wet and brilliantly blue. 95 more words