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Topher’s Truck

We, Ben and I, take off for the high Sierras in Topher’s Truck. The weather is beautiful, the Toyota motor hums for the open road as we cross the new Bay Bridge and head east on Hwy 80. The best … Continue reading

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Turn,Turn,Turn

A short night’s sleep following musical stuff in Naha. I am very curious about the Black-naped Tern. I feel great affinity with them. They like me live perched on the sea and seem happy to wheel around fishing. I feel … Continue reading

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Umi no Hi

Japan is a great place for National Holidays. They crop up all the time. They sneak up behind you and go “Boo!” when you least expect it.  Today is one such. It is Ocean Day. Marine Day (海の日 Umi no Hi?), also … Continue reading

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When I admire the wonders of a sunset or the beauty of the moon, my soul expands in the worship of the creator

So yesterday evening I row the boat out to the reef for to go fishing as the sun goes down. I tie up to a convenient buoy that I believe has been left by coral study people. I gently fish … Continue reading

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Vade retro satana!

The title of this blog has nothing to do with its content. I am just curious whether a satanistic title will attract hundreds of readers. The readership of the blog seems to depend on the glamour of the title. My … Continue reading

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Jiggety Jig

*”To market, to market, to buy a fat pig, Home again, home again, jiggety-jig.” The recognized method to catch squid around here is called jigging. You cast your jig into the sea and jig  it up and down as you … Continue reading

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Sumer is icumen in, Lhude sing cuccu!

The weather has been perfect the whole time Peter and Le-Dung have been here. Blue,blue sky, blue, blue sea, green, green grass. Or should that be Bluegrass? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FNabSidq2XU Hot – go fishing, dive off the side of the kayak to … Continue reading

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