“Morality is part of our factory-installed software.” Frans de Waal “If there is no God, everything is permitted.” Fyodor Dostoyevsky
This draft of Simon’s hiking rules is a work in process. Stay positive, you are more than halfway to somewhere. Bring extra water. Buy good boots that fit properly. Hike when you can, don’t wait for good conditions. Smile and say hello to people on the trail. This is a community of strangers. Getting to […]
A small flowering tree in beautifully landscaped yard in Monrovia
A large ficus like tree in Monrovia
A lightening struck pine near the summit.
Roughly the same view as last week but at dawn.
A pine at sunset with Lake Perris glinting the gloaming. I hiked up Mt San Jacinto in November with Byron W. It is the mountain above Palm Springs. We didn’t take the tramway.
An amazing bougainvillea Bonsai at the Selby Gardens in Sarasota, FL
A Bonsai at the Selby Garden in Sarasota, FL
A graceful couple of fir trees at the John and Mable Ringling Museum