illuminate history

Curiosity: forget “Cherchez la femme” (Look for the woman.) “Cherchez l’histoire.” (Look for the story.)

On the Beaches-1

“It’s summer,” Gary said, “time go to the beach!” But he didn’t mean anything simple, like drive to Seaside or Newport or Manzanita. He meant specifically that he wanted to go … Continue reading

August 29, 2014 · 2 Comments

River Summer

We entered our first boat show–the St. Helen’s Maritime Festival–July 25 & 26. Since Annikin is a “plastic” boat–the term wooden boat owners use when refering to fiberglass boats–we entered in the … Continue reading

August 7, 2014 · 2 Comments