This Too Shall Pass

The bench on the 50 foot cliff overlooking Monterey Bay has been repaired. The bench is not an “official” California bench. It is not even an official park but rather a bluff running along side an old abandoned railroad line. As often happens on the Northern California coast, individuals take it upon themselves to buildContinue reading “This Too Shall Pass”

Santa Cruz Mountains

View from Capitola, California of the Santa Cruz Mountains. The Santa Cruz Mountains are covered with Redwoods or Live Oaks, depending on moisture availability. They rise up slowly from the Monterey Bay for ten miles and then descend quickly to the next valley. They have provided me with an endless variety of hills to explore.Continue reading “Santa Cruz Mountains”