Tag Archives: Big Sur

Picture James Brown With Wings

     Owls from a who’s who of perches and nests among the tallest redwood trees in the Santa Cruz Mountains, owls from the Diablo Range, the Gabilan Range, a big contingent of alto hooting owls from the Big Sur wildness … Continue reading

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The Wrong Man

     The owls in the forest were hooting asymmetrically like Charles Mingus and his quasi-big band at Carnegie Hall, but it wasn’t the same without the tawny owl guiding the woodwinds. Sleep flickered dully against me like a butterfly … Continue reading

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If It’s The Last Thing We Ever Do

It proved to be somewhat akin to providence that morning when I was able to discern an uber-quotient of unhinged luminosity that was pulsing near one of the twin spiral galaxies from which the tawny owl receives inspiration on an … 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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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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Hoot Dat Here Dere

     The tawny owl who comments on topics of spatial reality from a low branch of the redwood tree that grows near my back door returned from one of the short trips he takes several times a year to … Continue reading

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