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

home ocean

“The Pacific is my home ocean; I knew it first, grew up on its shore, collected marine animals along the coast. I know its moods, its color, its nature. It was very far inland that I caught the first smell of the Pacific. When one has been long at sea, the smell of land reaches far out to greet one. And the same is…

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!


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

sea snow

   after a long week of gray and gloom Saturday morning, we awoke to bright sunshine and clear blue skies so we hopped in the car and headed out to wander the trails at Halibut Point as we got closer to Rockport, the sky turned dark and the snow started coming down little did we know that Cape Ann would be the ONLY spot…