Then, yesterday (June 1st), we went to the Walnut Creek Arts and Wine Festival. My friend Rick Stevens was appearing with Lydia Pense and Cold Blood. The temp reached a reported 100F. EMTs were busy hauling off the fallen.
I drank more beer than I've had in a couple years. :)
Random photo essay follows.
Walnut Creek Arts and Wine Festival. We walked down and back from/to Cheryl's place just up the other side of Muir Hospital.
|The Ace of Spades and The Ace of Clubs from the 60's North Beach "Four of a Kind"|
|It was a Dawg Day.|
|A real photographer, Doug Trost. Size matters. He was sportin'' a Sony Alpha 77 with an f2.5 tele lense, grrrr.r...|
|Chris Snyder of Finding Stella|
|Interesting, a back "live view" panel "boot." She was shooting with a hoss of a Canon. Didn't get her name.|
I have a lot more shots. I'll get around to posting them. Oh, here's one. The most interesting woman onstage.
I just "retired" to move back over to the Bay Area and be with my sweetie. Wrote my "retirement manifesto song" a week ago. It just fell out of my head (click image to enlarge).