I joined Open Diary in February of 1999... diarist #3499

"How beautiful it is to do nothing at all... then rest afterward"

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Bittersweet

February 16, 2019
Aloha... I treated myself to lunch at Khun Thai... garlic prawns and vegetables... excellent... and a good thing too... because when I left the restaurant and got in my car... the battery barely turned over... The car is just five years old... but... a dying battery is a dying battery... I drove ...
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Recent Entries

  • Single Awareness Day
    February 14, 2019
    Aloha… Celebrating “Single Awareness Day” here on the southern coast of Oregon… This picture is of the hills above my home... not a lot of snow... but there is snow... Also...I offer up two snippets of information: The first is that this is the 160th anniversary of my adoptive state… The second i...
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  • Thursday
    February 7, 2019
    Aloha... We had snow at the ocean on Monday... temperature dropped down to 30 f... Daytime temperature has been in the high 40s... guess our summer is about over (smiles)... Rain is on the way again... better than the wind in my opinion... and besides... the snow doesn't last long... I haven't be...
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  • Fog
    January 29, 2019
    Aloha... Yes... it's cold out... the fog has rolled in... but I've decided it's better to walk on the beach on a foggy day... than not to... (smiles)
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  • Across the road from my home:
    January 22, 2019
    Aloha... This is a different view of Harris Beach... just across the road from my home:
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  • Aloha…
    January 21, 2019
    Aloha... All is well with this writer... and though it has been several weeks since I've made an entry... my life continues to be a bit mundane... Over the past few days... we've had some "interesting" weather... very heavy rain (about eleven inches)... and very strong winds... Added to the above...
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  • Christmas
    December 25, 2018
    Aloha... Mele Kalikimaka e Hau'oli Makahiki Hou... wishing you a very Merry Christmas and a fun and safe New Year...! (smiles) It's a cool day (40f) here on the southern coast of Oregon... but no rain as the sky is clear and quite blue... I've been invited to spend the afternoon with friends... a...
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  • Winter solstice full moon
    December 22, 2018
    Aloha... The winter solstice full moon over Brookings, Oregon:
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  • Maui Magic
    December 16, 2018
    Aloha... During my twelve years on the island... I was invited to sail with the Trilogy group several times a year... Seeing Humpback whales up close... are memories that I will never forget...
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