Monthly Archives: September 2011

Tat City

I’ve never lusted to have someone create indelible drawings on my own skin. But I kind of enjoy looking at other people’s tattoos.  And I have many questions about the larger tattoo culture, e.g.: why has it become so much more mainstream in … Continue reading

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A Meal with a View

Considering how beautiful the coast is between the Scripps Pier and Ocean Beach,  there should be more places to eat where one can also gobble up the view. That’s been my opinion for a long time. So I was delighted to … Continue reading

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Pagan Pride

In case you didn’t have a chance to stop in at Saturday’s ninth annual Pagan Pride celebration in Balboa Park, I did. It was too beautiful a day for me to dive too deeply into metaphysics, but I did come … Continue reading

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San Diego is normally a glowing, buzzing, light-filled place, at night as well as during the day, so when the power went out yesterday it transformed the place.  When it started, around 3:40, I assumed that the heat had caused … Continue reading

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Acting Locals

Tim Schenck, the local guide who runs daily tours of La Jolla, posted a fun quiz on his blog the other day.  Tim pointed out that a number of famous actors and actresses started out in San Diego and asked … Continue reading

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