I can’t say that I’ve ever seen a cloud pattern anywhere near like this before. If I was a gambling man, I’d be looking to place a bet on the number 8 real soon. Here is a digital zoom closeup. (I never knew the digital zoom of my phone was so damn good!) PS… Continue reading The Illuminated Figure 8 Cloud Pattern
I confess, I am jaded at times. There are absolutely too many brilliant sunrises and sunsets here. The only real competition (from my experience) is the Caribbean. Still, here we go with yet another local sunrise [photo] . What do you do about this? I make coffee and watch the sky unfold. This time of… Continue reading Sunrise, Tuesday 10/23/18
Another day, another beautiful view.
I was just now coming down the stairs from the rooftop and I caught myself thinking about the weather sadly in an almost indulgent, whinging sort of way. I am dressed in a pair of boxer shorts (no more) and I am anticipating the weather outdoors and its effect on the temperature indoors. My awareness… Continue reading Paradise
Lots of drama from this huge thunderhead as it swept northwestward across the valley into town blacking out the mountains behind it. The clouds here are often so close to the land that sometimes like this afternoon you can watch them while they move and see as they reach down and touch the earth.
I hate traveling anymore. I’ve been satisfactorily convinced for quite sometime that I’ve been everywhere that truly matters. And the idea of leaving Mexico for any amount of time takes me frighteningly far out of my perceived comfort zone. And frankly, people just piss me off these days. The arrogance and stupidity of Americans leaves… Continue reading Alaska – Part 1
Every new season starts predictably with a sputter, a stop, and a start again. Today, glorious: The sky, the clouds! The sound, the rumble, and the rain. And the change itself. The precipice. Teetering, until now, [soon] where the weather finally unleashes long torrential rains unto this dry land. Yes! PS – Humorously, much like… Continue reading Rainy Season Has Started