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Visited the Valley Relics Museum today with my dad. It is a non-profit dedicated to the history of the San Fernando Valley. Their collection includes rare documents, photographs, a great collection of vintage neon signs, clothing, books, art, automobiles and movie memorabilia. 7 more words


The Unexpected Value of Blogging

I started this blog in 2011.  Didn’t know a thing about blogging, but for a few posts on another blog which was connected to a small business I had at the time. 92 more words


Cicada Love

I am here today to defend the poor cicada. I believe I am the only one on the planet who appreciates their dogged determination to live 17 years underground, emerge to have sex, and then lay eggs for the next generation. 443 more words


Picture of the day: Feast

A couple of seagulls where out and about, when I was doing a little camping earlier this week. They sneak up on you are quite assertive when they see an oportunity, and go for the strike.



The Loss of a Friend: Saying Goodbye to Frogger

Fifteen years ago, I walked into a friend’s house and spotted the tiniest, most beautiful gray-and-white kitten I had ever seen. He was a stray that had been abandoned on a local freeway. 644 more words

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We, as animal lovers, are joined together in this very special experience.

The Other Reason Africa’s Elephants Are Dying

Foreign Policy

May 9, 2016

Kenya is trying its best to deter illegal poachers, but revenge killings by farmers and herdsmen can be the bigger problem. 1,257 more words


Dancing In The Rain

Story #28 for Story A Day Challenge May 2016

Dancing in the Rain

“Gertie, let’s dance.”

“Dancing? But it’s supposed to rain.”

“Listen, rain is forecast for the next couple of years. 87 more words