Rodney King, RIP

I always felt sadness for Rodney King. He had a difficult life before and after his brutal and unjustified assault by the Los Angeles police department. His life is sad testament to the pain of addiction and racism. His life was much too short, only 47 at his death today. But, as short as it was, he unintentionally called attention… Continue reading

The Fog Descends

Yesterday was uncharacteristically hot. In fact, even after the sun went down, the temperature was miserable. But this morning things are back to normal. The sun is shining. The temperature is in the mid-50’s. The wind is rushing in from the west (ocean-side) with great gusto. And the fog if churling into the bay from over the house and over… Continue reading