Monthly Archives: December 2014

Oye Como Va?

I get up and stroll through the Panhandle park to the Central Cafe for my morning coffee and Bagel. James and I then set out on the two KLRs. It is the best day that there has ever been er … Continue reading

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Born to be Wild

A truck backed into James’ Kawasaki and amongst other stuff, fractured the frame. The truck insurance came good and offered him a whole pile of loot. Concurrently I got a cheque from the California Tax folks. Yes, it was a … Continue reading

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Sweet Baby Jesus

After a late night festive session of root canal fun with my friend Mori sensei on Christmas Eve, I awake on Christmas Day and prepare myself for a marathon celebration of the birth of Sweet Baby Jesus. I take my … Continue reading

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Ben’s Shisa

When in pairs, the left shisa traditionally has a closed mouth, the right one an open mouth. The open mouth wards off evil spirits, and the closed mouth keeps good spirits in. So Ben made a shisa, with some instruction from … Continue reading

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Just For Me

I don’t care if y’all want to look at this but here are some birds that I saw today.

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At the Donkey and Crown Where He Drank Every Night

KING LEAR You scholars of English one question I’ll ask To answer you won’t find a difficult task Of Shakespeare’s great heroes, which one would you pick To award him first prize for being totally thick Othello you know was … Continue reading

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Tradition

If you go to the entry of December 14 2013 you will find this photo. Today is December 15 2014. It has become a Xmas tradition to get terrible toothache on this same day. I go to Mori sensei. He rips … Continue reading

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