Things I Find on My Walks, #7

Things I Find on My Walks, #7

I found Nemo!

Sure he’s missing his stripes, but he’s none the worse for wear! And what’s he doing two miles from the sea, here in San Diego, I do not know. Nor do I ask, as it’s none of my business. All the same,

I FOUND NEMO! Continue reading

Disney’s Nine Old Men & Me

Disney’s Nine Old Men & Me

Walt Disney knew how to capture our imaginations. We fell in love with his world, but how many of us knew about the Nine Old Men that helped bring that world to life through their artistic talent?

They were dubbed Nine Old Men by Disney himself, because that’s what FDR called the nine Supreme Court Justices. Continue reading

My Tribute To Baby Boomer Robin Williams

My Tribute To Baby Boomer Robin Williams

There’s nothing that says mortality like when someone of your generation dies.

Robin Williams is gone, and if you don’t know that it’s because you’ve been deeply engrossed in America’s Got Talent, Cops or Hardcore Pawn. (Yes, that’s a real name of a reality show but don’t ask me what it’s about because I don’t do reality shows.)

So Williams is dead and you know what that means, don’t you? Continue reading

Hangin’ with My Daughter

Hangin’ with My Daughter

I’m not one to point out the obvious but you may have noticed that a certain yours truly has been out of commission. This is on account that my daughter’s been home for a visit, and you know what that means.

Everything else falls by the wayside! Continue reading

Goodbye Sunshine, Hello Plan B!

Goodbye Sunshine, Hello Plan B!

They say the sun ages you. Which is why I’ve decided from here on out to avoid natural sunlight at all costs.

Blinds closed? Check. Curtains drawn? Check. Gobs of sun block slathered on every pore of my body? Check! Hats, scarves and long gloves that extend to my shoulders all in place to cover my face, arms and every last bit of exposed skin? Double check!

Which means from now on I can only go out at night. But if I must go out during the day, say to work or to walk Henry and Oliver Continue reading