Garden with blooming wisteria, raccoon raiders and more. Anza-Borrego with friends to see wildflowers, wrought iron bestiary and more. La Cienega bio-wall. My compost system.
Rain. Birds. Fort Moore Pioneer Memorial, celebrating the Mexican-American War, of which Ulysses S Grant said “I was bitterly opposed to the measure, and to this day, regard the war, which resulted, as one of the most unjust ever waged by a stronger against a weaker nation…I do not think there was ever a more wicked war…I thought so at the time…only I had not moral courage enough to resign.” (Source: The Life & Times of Ulysses S. Grant, http://generalgrant.weebly.com/mexican-american-war.html.)Chinatown wth the gang. América Tropical from Main St. Millard Canyon with Larry and Barry. Homelessness in LA. SouthBay WP Meetup.
New Year’s party at Maureen’s. Birds from my office window. Downtown with BJ, Vicki and Ed: Drinks at The Edison Bar (fantastic but no pix…no cameras allowed), French dip at Philippe. Switzer Camp with Larry.