March 2019: There was a "Divest from fossil fuels!" march that walked from Palo Alto to San Francisco. We caught up with them on Saturday, March 16th in San Mateo County at a bank. That was so fun we went back for the culmination of the march in San Francisco. Click above to find out more.



Trump said "America" many times when he gave the 2019 State of the Union.

Time for our Third Annual Love Trumps Hate March.


Went to a candidate forum at Google in September. The only candidate that gave me that "She is worth helping out!" feeling was Alison Hicks. Partly that's because we've been on the same side of many issues over many years. Partly that's because too much about the other candidates was predictable and my efforts wouldn't make a difference.

October 17, 2018: Came across this book review about the relationship between "Animal Politics and Political Animals". So surprised that the Dutch would elect politicians from a Party for the Animals. I'm thinking this is further proof that Europeans and Americans have different political systems.


This website is an effort to share my search for happiness with other people. It is a large maze of pictures and words, and if you hunt around you are bound to find something interesting sooner or later. Click the pictures to see what is behind them, scroll when you feel like it, and maybe you will find an enjoyable echo of my bliss. Use the back button on the control panel when you find a dead end.

March 29, 2019: March 29, 2019: The great thing about having plenty of homegrown kiwis is figuring out good ways to use them. Putting a ripe kiwi in a peanut butter sandwich is a great thing to do. Yummm! I want to do that again...

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          superimposed on an Illinois Central Train and a Sente PC

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