Posts Tagged ‘central coast’

Moss Landing, California

Moss Landing, California

Sometimes Jon and I get in the car and just start driving.  I’m not particularly adventurous, but still, I feel like I’m an explorer at heart.  I like to be surprised.  I like to find myself in strange places. For some reason, these lines from Seamus Heaney’s poem “Postscript”  feel like they’re really mine: “You [...]

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berries make the heart grow fonder

berries make the heart grow fonder

When Jon and I took our day trip up the coast over the weekend, we visited a place we love: Swanton Berry Farm.   It’s on Highway One, north of Santa Cruz by about 15 miles.  People go there to pick their own berries, and we’ve done that, but usually we skip the work part [...]

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the central coast of california is…

the central coast of california is...

…a beautiful place. Which I didn’t actually appreciate so much until I got my fancy camera and started getting excited about finding things to take pictures of.  They’re everywhere to be found: fields that ripple from the hills down to the ocean on sunny afternoons…  amber waves of grasses… and thistles that grow beside barbed [...]

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