Monthly Archives: January 2011

It’s a red-striped dawn

The Dawn Jogger could see the red stripes across the pre-dawn sky as soon as she started across the Stanford golf course second fairway. The color had intensified by the time she was at the base of the Big Dish, … Continue reading

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Weathering the elements on Windy Hill

Earlier in the week – when it was warm and sunny – the Dawn Jogger had earmarked today for a long hike up Windy Hill and back down Hamm’s Gulch or maybe even Razorback Ridge trail. The idea was to … Continue reading

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Experimenting with Saturday morning routine

The Dawn Jogger has been jogging solo for over four years. But during that period that the male DJ lived with brain cancer, the two had tried to get back a bit of their Saturday morning fitness routine, which, in … Continue reading

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The art of the herd

So, to all those friends who have been shivering while the San Francisco Bay Area basked in sunshine, winter – or at least as it’s experienced here – crept back in today. There was no glorious sunrise this morning, no … Continue reading

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Art on a pole – or pole grafitti

Now that the female Dawn Jogger is doing the Dish at least three times a week, she sees less of what’s happening on the Stanford campus. She’s always been too early to see actual people, except for the maintenance crews. … Continue reading

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Up before the cows

The female Dawn Jogger made her way up to the Dish this morning from Piers Lane while the cows slept in. Or she was, as they say, up before the cows. Members of both the upper and lower herd remained … Continue reading

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Walking the Dish – briskly!

The Dawn Jogger was a pinch hitter of sorts this morning joining friend Jeannie, who usually walks the Dish on Tuesday mornings with another friend who is out of town. Entering from the Stanford Ave. gate, they set off right … Continue reading

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