Tag Archives: memories

Place

I have an annoying habit that I’ll admit to.  When I am asked, “How are you?” Often I’ll reply, “I’m here.” Most people just give a nervous laugh or a confused smile.  Some just think, “Andrew, again.” Why answer that … Continue reading

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Highway 17

Many roads in our area have a name as well as a number.  Highway 101 is also the Bayshore.  Interstate 580 into the central valley is the Altamont Pass.  The Nimitz Freeway will take you from San Jose to Oakland … Continue reading

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Music

Music leaves a powerful mark on one’s life.  Hearing a song from long ago can remind us of a happy times, a new love, or remind us of what we’ve lost.  Music can inspire or annoy us.  It has the … Continue reading

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A Walk by the Lake

Remember the playful days of youth when the sun shone down on green fields. When you’d run so fast that the wind would blow in your hair. The joy of rolling down a grassy hill or skipping a stone across … Continue reading

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