Showing posts from January 2, 2022

Frost, container ships, sideshows & Golden Needle.

 I woke up to find frost on the carriage house.  Yes, that's my table laying on its side. I do that so I don't need to haul it into/out of the garage/carriage house.  And the grime is much easier to get off. I'm tired of hearing about Black Friday. These days it sounds like a racial slur....not a discounted shopping holiday. Besides, what can we purchase when the supply chain is so backed up? I went to the former Naval Air Station (i.e. Alameda Point) with a friend, on Wednesday. It was bright and clear. As we drove around we could see all many of the container ships anchored on the San Francisco Bay.  We were just looking around at what has been done, and what really NEEDS to be done, regarding housing. Some of those ancient buildings are literally falling down: full of broken windows, trash, tire marks where the drivers were having sideshows.  The 'Alameda Point' landmass is one-third of the island of Alameda! Because my son and his family live in San Diego, we