Life as a Fiction

Musings, come-ons, gags and stories. I mix business with pleasure and invite you to blur the boundaries with me.
Sunset Nation  (at naciento road, big sur)

Sunset Nation (at naciento road, big sur)

In response to the question about what bears do in the woods. “Yes, we do. And in style”  (at Big Sur, Ca)

In response to the question about what bears do in the woods. “Yes, we do. And in style” (at Big Sur, Ca)

Trees are not the only living memorials. At the Henry Miller Library.  (at Henry Miller Memorial Library, Big sur, Ca)

Trees are not the only living memorials. At the Henry Miller Library. (at Henry Miller Memorial Library, Big sur, Ca)

You shall find safe passage through a path of leaves and roses. Do not be afraid to step out of the darkness. Let the scent of the earth and the mist from the clouds be your final memories. May your light be carried by all who loved you.  (at Old Mission Dolores)

You shall find safe passage through a path of leaves and roses. Do not be afraid to step out of the darkness. Let the scent of the earth and the mist from the clouds be your final memories. May your light be carried by all who loved you. (at Old Mission Dolores)

When my heart is broken, there is no better place to be than with other kindred spirits. At Mission Dolores mourning the passing of a loved one, and honoring all those Native Americans who protected Mother Earth for as long as they could.  (at Old Mission Dolores)

When my heart is broken, there is no better place to be than with other kindred spirits. At Mission Dolores mourning the passing of a loved one, and honoring all those Native Americans who protected Mother Earth for as long as they could. (at Old Mission Dolores)

Intimate black velvet matter of two shooting stars will melt your heart or you can see the “Dark Matter” film at the Cal Academy of Sciences.  (at California Academy of Sciences)

Intimate black velvet matter of two shooting stars will melt your heart or you can see the “Dark Matter” film at the Cal Academy of Sciences. (at California Academy of Sciences)

California’s Official Seal. #skulls exhibit at Cal Academy 🌟🌟🌟🌟 (at California Academy of Sciences)

In the shadow of the #CaliforniaCondor #bigsur (at Big Sur, Ca)

This extended family: (left to right) Clouds of the Esselen, coyote hill with the wedding tree, Paul, Sarah, and spirit of Hunter S. Thompson in black. (at California Highway 1)

This extended family: (left to right) Clouds of the Esselen, coyote hill with the wedding tree, Paul, Sarah, and spirit of Hunter S. Thompson in black. (at California Highway 1)

I fall into the good graces of morning, grateful for clouds to save my eyes from squinting #bigsur  (at Big Sur, Ca)

I fall into the good graces of morning, grateful for clouds to save my eyes from squinting #bigsur (at Big Sur, Ca)

If it weren’t for Andrew Bird and Inman, where would we be? Not in Big Sur!  (at Big Sur, Ca)

If it weren’t for Andrew Bird and Inman, where would we be? Not in Big Sur! (at Big Sur, Ca)

His name is Marty and he was last seen arranging clouds into verse, and serenading coyotes. #thankyou #heistyourlife  (at Big Sur Hwy 1)

His name is Marty and he was last seen arranging clouds into verse, and serenading coyotes. #thankyou #heistyourlife (at Big Sur Hwy 1)

Such a little red headed brat @kellibratty #bigsur (at Big Sur, Ca)

My objective is to re-introduce you to #HenryMiller and #BigSur and the assorted characters that bring it to life #heistyourlife #anaisnin (at Henry Miller Memorial Library, Big sur, Ca)

My objective is to re-introduce you to #HenryMiller and #BigSur and the assorted characters that bring it to life #heistyourlife #anaisnin (at Henry Miller Memorial Library, Big sur, Ca)

Early morning in Big Sur, Pardington Ridge where Henry Miller lived. #bigsur (at Pardington Ridge )

Early morning in Big Sur, Pardington Ridge where Henry Miller lived. #bigsur (at Pardington Ridge )