winter sea

  we took the backroads exploring off the beaten track under changeable skies by the sea ending with the best clam chowdah and a few beers at the local pub we walked back to our hotel on the mostly empty streets in the dark  

“a world onto itself”

Wells and Kennebunkport, Maine “There’s a quality of life in Maine which is this singular and unique, I think.  It’s absolutely a world onto itself.” Jamie Wyeth

last light of day

The world’s big and I want to have a good look at it before it gets dark.” ~ John Muir Muir Beach Marin County California

Pacific sunset

“The light was different here in California.” ~ Heidi Freestone We squeezed in so much in just five short days I hope to post bits and pieces here as I go through all the images and re-live our trip to Northern California But for now, it’s back to reality and to beautiful autumn here in New England I wish you all a happy weekend!

engulfed

“the ocean mist engulfs me, like a lifetime’s friendship honored.” ~ Sanober Khan