Civic Pride on the Rise

49ers/ Raiders conflict of interest or winner take all San Francisco/Oakland one in Santa Clara, blew off Candlestick-boom!  now it’s Vegas,  baby, silver & black huddles up to attack the Strip hey, Bay Area, it’s uncertain,  but now it’s time for football

SF Love Letter

This happens every fall. I fall in love with SF  all over again. Forget fall forward spring back…I can tell it’s happening when I can’t stop taking pictures and I saunter down the streets feeling like a superior San Franciscan. Ah, I think. No one else has that light, that scene, that architecture, that persistence…

A New Project Begins

I’m going to share a secret with you. It’s not really a secret, but I’ve been keeping it to myself while it’s been “in development.”  It’s this: I’m writing a novel. That’s no big deal, but finishing it will be.  I don’t like to reveal too much, but it’s a historical time travel story, set…

Umbrellas on Union Square

We finally have rain in San Francisco. Hallelujah. A little rain never stopped a bit of shopping in the city. And a bit of shooting photos out the window from my day job is always entertaining. I am hoping for a lot more rain this October through May. Last year’s El Nino was not very…

Sunday Afternoon at the Ballpark with the (Homogeneous) Crowd

I recently attended a Giant’s game with some cousins on a beautiful Sunday afternoon. The sun shined down upon us, the breeze smelled (pleasantly) of the bay, and the crowd roared its approval of a home team win. We were celebrating a family birthday, and her special day was “good luck” for the Giants. They…