Hidden In The Dark

   At 8:30 a.m. on January 28th, 1986, I was driving to a music lesson near the beach in Santa Barbara.  It was a beautiful crisp sunny winter morning with swirling white puffy clouds decorating a magnificent azure sky.    I remember the taste of salt from the ocean on my tongue, the temperature of […]

Follow the Yellow Brick Bike Path

Bright yellow brick shaped lines pave a parallel path moving West to the ocean and East to the mountains along a tranquil little mini lane hidden by tall trees aside a trickling stream. Tanned bodies in colorful trunks carrying waxy surf boards with beaming white smiles traverse this path regularly, leaving the lingering scent of […]