Tag Archives: San Francisco

Friend — Share your favorite sights

This sculpture by George Segal is called Gay Liberation, but I’ve always thought of it as “A group of friends.” This week’s photo challenge is about Friends. I’ll share a gallery of candid shots that I’ve taken of people enjoying the … Continue reading

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Earth — Oaks in the Watershed

California oaks from a viewpoint overlooking the Peninsula Watershed off Interstate 280 in San Mateo County between Palo Alto and San Francisco. Percival was a California Highway patrolman killed in the line of duty. Carto To see other views of Earth … Continue reading

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Dinnertime — Lemon Tart at the Museum

Lunch is Lemon Tart with a coffee chaser. Across the Music Concourse, the California Academy’s roof garden is green and beautiful in the brilliant spring sun. I’m having a snack while I wait to visit the Oscar de la Renta … Continue reading

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Future — Our future is before us

Treasure Island Job Corps students ignore the Saturday rain and take selfies of San Francisco. Today, I grabbed the camera and headed out to take some rainy day photos — the photo above was taken on Treasure Island. April is poetry … Continue reading

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San Francisco — Looking Seaward from Lands End

San Francisco’s 6th Poet Laureate declared: “Everyone is a poet — until proven otherwise.” Parked at Lands End Lookout Hoody’s and sweatshirts from Fisherman’s Wharf Run by my car At the edge they look homeward Then, shivering in the cold … Continue reading

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The 25th Century — A Doom Scenario

Note: California City was laid out in 1958 by real estate developer and sociology professor Nat Mendelsohn on 80,000 acres of Mojave Desert land. It was never completed, but has one landowners’ resort, one PGA golf course, one prison (the California … Continue reading

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London – The Twilight of the Gods

Summer reading takes us to London.  Something is not quite right in London’s beautiful Hampstead Heath Park. Is a dog-walker hugging that majestic English Oak? No, she is talking to it. How odd. Oh the infamy of it all – … Continue reading

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