Monthly Archives: August 2011

Hoover Tower takes on other worldy look

It’s not enough that a “space ship” (the new performing arts center currently under construction) has landed on the Stanford campus. The Dawn Jogger noticed this morning that Hoover Tower has taken on a launching pad look with it’s scaffolding. … Continue reading

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And there’s sometimes “why?”

“Why” is the question the Dawn Jogger asked this morning under bright blue skies (finally). These Santa Barbara Daisies had been planted adjacent to the sidewalk in front of the First Baptist Church. But why did someone go the trouble … Continue reading

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Back to boring and dreary

The Dawn Jogger has done sufficient amount of complaining for day after day grey mornings this summer where she’s witnessed few real sunrises. This morning it went from bad to worse. With the overcast, it was actually dark when she … Continue reading

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That’s Mr. Gobble Gobble on the Farm

Only two days ago the Dawn Jogger was bemoaning the mundane sights of Menlo in comparison with the delights of Manhattan. Nothing mundane today. Upon witnessing a curious sight, the DJ had to ask herself, “What do you do when … Continue reading

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Today it’s James in the spotlight

The Dawn Jogger was up before sunrise this morning (now that sunrise is so “late”) in anticipation of a big day that starred grandson James, who was baptized by Trinity Church rector the Rev. Matthew Dutton-Gillette. He was dressed in … Continue reading

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Back to oh so more mundane sights

It’s not that Menlo Park is an unpleasant town. But the juxtaposition from a morning jaunt around the Central Park reservoir to today’s neighborhood run was stark. It didn’t help that skies were their usual, for this summer, grey. And … Continue reading

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One more spin around the reservoir

If the Dawn Jogger had arranged it better, she could have arrived for the earthquake and stayed for the hurricane. But this trip will feature just a one natural disaster. It’s back to reality day, so important to take the … Continue reading

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