Reid & Richard

Cursory searches reveal I’ve known Reid and Richard since about May 2005, thanks to the early days of online journaling. Back when the internet was less… algorithmic. In all these years we’d never crossed paths and that was a shame. They were my first Facetime call, we send real-life packages back and forth from time […]

Northern California

Last day in Northern California. Time to get back home and wrap things up and buckle in. Ashi helps pack. Driving down the mountain. Highway 101 zips by. Stopped for some meatballs and beer along the way.

The mountain

Woke up to this view with gnome in the mountains of Northern California. (Thanks Brent!) Tis the rainy season. Redbud in bloom. Waterfalls at full force. Had a fresh salad from the tiny greenhouse to pair with fishsticks for dinner. A cat in the bag. This one is Ashi.

California

The Leica Store

I didn’t buy a camera, but I enjoyed looking through the impeccable Leica store. Unrelated snapshot from later in the evening of a burger place I did not try, but enjoyed their sign:

Looking up

Traveling for work this week. This time I find myself in the Financial District of San Francisco.

A spot of rain

An embrace in San Francisco

If you look closely, the embrace is above. Erik picked me up at the airport. Then he immediately wheeled me to Brenda’s Soul Food where every good dietary deed I had done over the past few months was erased by these beignets. I don’t know why he has that expression.