Benvingut a Barcelona

Posted by on Nov 20, 2017 in Foreign Travel | No Comments
Benvingut a Barcelona

Elsewhere in Spain, “Welcome” would translate to “Bienvenido”, not “Benvingut”, but Catalonia has it own language. That little glimpse into language also gives you a clue to the not so recent move towards Independence. A strong symbol of independence is its flag and it can be seen in windows, on balconies and even draped around […]

Blue of the Evening

Posted by on Nov 17, 2017 in Friday Art Project | One Comment
Blue of the Evening

Point Wilson Lighthouse, Port Townsend, Washington

They’re Here

Posted by on Nov 15, 2017 in The West | No Comments
They’re Here

Almost looks like summer in the Skagit Valley farm fields but what you are seeing are rows and rows of colorfully dormant blueberry bushes. Now look at again and notice a thin line of white. That thin white line is a modest flock of Snow Geese. The season is upon us and the geese are […]

Winter Is Coming

Posted by on Nov 13, 2017 in The West | One Comment
Winter Is Coming

And way too soon! Taken last weekend looking across Admiralty Strait towards the Olympics. Snow to the water’s edge.

Herod’s Choice

Posted by on Nov 10, 2017 in Friday Art Project | 2 Comments
Herod’s Choice

Sagrada Familia detail, Barcelona