Monthly Archives: March 2013

Following Closely

The tawny owl was discussing the fissure that thrives to this day on nearby Mt. Loma Prieta,  its scope, density, acuity, parameters, path, and several of its long range perambulations for the creatures that depend on its hearty minerals in … Continue reading

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Fly High and Dig Deep

The tawny owl was beginning to seriously gallivant at about a thousand feet over the ocean, flying slightly below and behind the lovely Thee Mrs. as they rounded the tip of the Monterey Peninsula, which was how she liked it … Continue reading

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The Bravest Millionaire Who Smokes Weed So Far

The Bravest Millionaire Who Smokes Weed So Far.

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All Is Spoken, Nothing Is Heard

I was up to my ankles and elbows in good clean organic dirt, my home environment on a regular basis according to the many snide pronouncements of the tawny owl, digging several feet down on a cool day in March. … Continue reading

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A Fair to Middling Amount of Blood

A hairy woodpecker making solitary whoopee on my roof woke me brutally before dawn.  It was difficult to see with my eyes swollen like stuffed bags of soiled laundry.  The moon must have been out there somewhere, though, because I … Continue reading

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Jockey Shorts and Short Pants

Jockey Shorts and Short Pants.

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Dem Dweebs

When I recently called to register a spirited complaint to the formally stellar public radio station in Santa Cruz about the the axing of my favorite rhythm and blues show on Friday evenings that I enjoyed each week along with a … Continue reading

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Absolutely No Billionaires Need Apply

Absolutely No Billionaires Need Apply.

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Coots and Loons

     The coots and the loons were at it again.  Sniping, biting, roiling the clear waters that tumble out of the Santa Cruz Mountains.  A real pair of birdbrains acting like a couple of bratty humans.  Even the trash picking … Continue reading

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Thee Mrs.

     The tawny owl was filling me in on some fascinating details, a tragic tale as it turned out, and a cautionary one as well, about the wayward duck flying South, who was bushwhacked by a marauding gang of … Continue reading

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