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"The Great Outdoors"

Halfway throughout trip.  The first part was spent at the Pines Resort in Bass Lake, CA.  Did you know the movie “The Great Outdoors” with John Candy and Dan Aykroyd was filmed there?   677 more words


Bass Lake, Outlet dam 1957

Throwback Thursday. We spent the day drawing at the beach, Bass Lake, Mason County, Michigan. This is a pen and ink (crowquil) by my mother, Mary Johnson.


Moving Forward by Moving Back

Bridge over the Outlet, Bass Lake

From December 31, 2012: The Ox

Okay–so it’s arbitrary. A change on the calendar that means nothing but what we want it to. 570 more words


Snowflakes 2

And then I got another chance. For watching falling snowflakes I mean. This time there were some real snowflakes. And they were during the day and I was at my favorite park too. 55 more words

For Those of us Who Keep Journals

photo by Will Hardin. Bass Lake Outlet
Journal entry
Vol. 44:
After 5576 pages (since 1987… earlier volumes destroyed), nothing could be clearer. My journals don’t aspires to “literature.” To be sure, there are moments–caught up in passing enthusiasms–whole volumes when plain insanity wears the mask of “art” –but day after day, page after page, what I’ve compiled is nothing more (or less) than a verbal equivalent of the middlebrow albums of the snapshots my family used to keep.

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Worldmark Bass Lake - Video

Sorry for taking so long to get this video posted. Here is a video from our trip up to the Worldmark Bass Lake. It was a really nice timeshare! 124 more words


Drought Woes Continue at Shasta Valley Wildlife Area

As of mid-January, the historic drought continues at Shasta Valley Wildlife Area. Last year’s wet season wasn’t very wet, with rain and snowfall at about 20 percent of normal. 214 more words

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