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Wintry Owens Valley

In the middle of my visit to Death Valley last week, I made a side trip through California’s Owens Valley.  The snow level was much lower than in previous years as California has been hit with numerous storms this winter. 17 more words


Walker River 10.16

The Walker River is one of my favorite places in the world.  The fishing is wonderful, the views are beautiful and the quietness is spiritual.  If you can go during October when the changing of the leaves, it will a picture your mind will never forget. 16 more words

Busters (Update)

The old market in Bridgeport (Mono County, CA), 1967–2011, is still closed. In just the last couple of years, the big sign on the outside has lost some letters, the paint has faded, and the “For Sale” signs have been replaced with a… 34 more words


Vagabond (Somewhere outside of Reno)

It’s hard to stay awake

your thoughts,

the darkness and the wind

the white line of the 395

I’ve been playing music trying to drown out the silence… 373 more words

Turning Ten in Tahoe

It’s hard to think just how it may have happened, but the end of our year away seems now to be looming large. We’re into the last quarter, almost the final stretch. 1,416 more words

2016 Trip

Vagabond (Road Trip)

With my aunt laid out in the back seat sick,

my sister took the passenger seat and we headed

east and north up the 395 stopping as minimally as possible. 199 more words