California Life 2

It's an astounding day: full of sun and more people around than usual because it's the beginning of the long weekend here: Monday is Presidents' Day. More people on the beach than we've seen since we got here. That means a few dozen today and...

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California living 1

We are here in what can only be described as Paradise: on the ocean, with a sandy beach stretching as far as the eye can see in either direction. The dolphins were out in full force today and the occasional pelican swooped in to peer...

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Happy New Year

It snowed. Blessed snow. It covers the plants that need protection, weighing some down and I have to whack away with a broom to release them from the crushing weight. Here's my HAPPY NEW YEAR from my garden to yours. ...

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Picton Speech

I'm going to be in Picton, Prince Edward County, on Saturday July 21st. I'm speaking at the Regent Theatre at 11 a.m. and really looking forward to this. I haven't been to the county in ages. I'll be going out to lunch with four members of the...

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