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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Once upon a time

March 29, 2019
Aloha... The photo below is of a beach... where I had the good fortune to spend quite a bit of time during my twelve years on the island... Friends that wanted to get married at the beach... well... this is where I brought them... It is a place that I would bring friends during their…
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Recent Entries

  • More of the Oregon Coast
    March 10, 2019
    Aloha... Today was one of those blue sky... light breeze days along the coast... 60f... very pleasant... A friend and I walked for several miles... ending up at Lone Ranch beach (below)... The waves were pretty big... fun watching them crash over the rocks:
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  • Aloha Friday
    March 1, 2019
    Aloha... It is a wet and dreary day here on the southern coast of Oregon:
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  • Twenty Years Ago
    February 20, 2019
    Aloha... Twenty years ago today I had the good (GREAT) fortune to join Open Diary... So many changes in my life... But the one constant is that I give thanks for being part of this internet family... Me ke aloha........................
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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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  • 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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