The new year always brings hope for the better. After a pretty abrupt and somewhat painful end in 2012, this “Yardbird” is looking forward to the new year and is most thankful. As I walk along this special place, I appreciate the beauty that surrounds this tiny point on earth I call home.
Christmas 2011 is here on Mare Island. Last night, inspired by my talented neighbor and lead Nocturne Tim Baskerville, I made the mile-long hike along the lighted trees and pathways of the Mare Island Shoreline Heritage Preserve. I must say it was quite a wonderful experience. Kudos to Myrna Hayes and the numerous volunteers that [...]