Category Archives: Monterey Bay

A Taupish Whale Of A Time

      Often, I walk around while talking to myself. Sometimes, from the outside, it may look more like a crawl.  Usually, though, I am able to pretend that I’m making reasonably good sense.  I try to ask and … Continue reading

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HHUMH, Thee Tawny Owl

   On the day that I resolved to devote my meager existence to the greater good of His High Unholy Majestic Hipness, HHUMH, Thee Tawny Owl, the sky started out an admixed melange of slate and azure, with no hint … Continue reading

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Piquant Stew

     The tawny owl had been showing some of the cooler sights in the Santa Cruz Mountains to a pair of distant cousins from outside of South Philly who ate a lot of brown rats in their diet.  He … Continue reading

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to Heaven

The tawny owl was sitting in the tallest redwood tree in the ravine next to my house, more than a hundred feet in the air, listening to Albert King declare with conviction, “Everybody wants to go to Heaven, but nobody … Continue reading

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I, Yi, Eye

     I was trying to focus on the repercussions from a tendril of fog that was splitting into sequels and evaporating in spirals above the Dungeness crabs feeding at the edge of the Soquel Hole.  The cold waters of … Continue reading

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Home On The Range

     The tawny owl was explaining to me, or attempting to explain,  how the size of the mountainous waves at Mavericks that often give surfers the willies and shrink their balls into kernels the size of yellow corn are … Continue reading

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