Category Archives: California

The Phone Call

We knew the phone call would come eventually. My father was almost 90, and while he always had been a vibrant man of robust health, over the last two years his vim and vigor had slowly drained away. We could … Continue reading

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The Redwoods

On Monday morning, January 15th we inventoried our fruit stash, held our breath, bid adieu to the Pacific Northwest, and crossed the Oregon/California border. We left Oregon’s Harris Beach State Park and drove 26 miles down U.S. 101 to the … Continue reading

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