Shunpikes

Photo and Commentary ©2020 by Robert Howson Tuesday, October 27, 2020 Having grown up in the West, I find the idea of having to pay to drive on a highway rather repugnant. Of course, we had paid the toll to cross the Golden Gate Bridge, but that seemed different to my...

Something New

Photo and Commentary ©2020 by Cheryl Boardman Monday, October 26, 2020 I was passing through a small town recently and stopped at their rock shop. They had a section outside where there were rough pieces of local (and also pieces from Arizona) petrified wood that they...

Keep Looking

Photo and Commentary ©2020 by Shelley Schurch Sunday, October 25, 2020 Keep looking around. That was the advice I read this week on our neighborhood blog. When you’re out and about – especially in parking lots — show that you’re alert to your surroundings; keep...

A Non-political Sign

Photo and Commentary ©2020 by Maylan Schurch Sabbath, October 24, 2020 The people in the neighborhood where Shelley and I live are very cautious about putting out political signs, especially this year when things are so divisive. But one family a few blocks away from...