A weekend escape to Ringwood State Park in Northern NJ to take in the flavors of autumn.
North Fork, Long Island. [July 2017] Visual. Vast velvets of violet violently enveloping the vixen’s yellow dress. A lavender vacuum in full view. Olfactory. Omnipresent pollen offer… Read more “North Fork Uncorked”
Petrified Forest National Park/Monument Valley/Flagstaff/Grand Canyon/Sedona/Phoenix, Arizona. [May 2017] Day 1. “Ya’ll are going there tonight?” Said the incredulous park ranger at Petrified Forest National Park when… Read more “Canyon dig it”
Kaaawa/Kahuku/Kawela Bay/Haleiwa, North Shore Oahu; Haleakala Crater/Road to Hana/Kaanapali Beach, Maui; Hawaii. [November 2016] I write this with the gentle rhythms of the Pacific in the background,… Read more “North Shore Amour”
Watkins Glen/Taughannock Falls, New York. [October 2016] Sometimes you need to let your thoughts run, run on without end, letting the infallible force of gravity reign, down… Read more “Don’t Let Me Fall”
Sonoma/Mendocino/Marin Counties, California. [September 2016] I’ve never been much of a wino, possessing not the refined palate of the cast of Somm nor the vivid imagination to rattle off a list of… Read more “Sonoma Knows My Soul”
Allendale/Hackensack, New Jersey. [September 2016] Northern New Jersey, like waiting in a short line or Piers Brosnan as James Bond, is solidly mediocre. There are no impressive… Read more “Suburgatory”
Savannah, Georgia. [August 2016] New York is hot this summer – like, an American setting a thermostat in Europe hot. The brilliant solution is obviously to fly 2… Read more “‘vannahty Fair”