Taken at the James Joyce, in downtown Santa Barbara

Robert (17)

Grandpa's Memorial

I went up to the Bay Area this week to go to my grandpa Ray's memorial. He had passed earlier last month, but the Memorial was scheduled for his birthday. He would have been 94 today. There isn't much to say, except that it was…

Continue reading...

Visit to See My Parents in Bend, Oregon

From Friday, June 18th, to Tuesday, June 22nd, I took a trip to visit my parents up in Bend, Oregon. It's been a few years since I saw them last, and my mom has been telling me recently that my dad hasn't been doing too…

Continue reading...

Update on my Grandpa

Diya and I got back a few days ago. Overall the trip to see my uncle Ray, his wife Sue, and obviously my grandpa and his wife Genny was really great. I always like Ray and Sue, but have never been able to see them…

Continue reading...

Bay Area Trip to Visit My Grandpa

I got a call from my uncle, and it sounds like my grandpa isn't doing too well at the moment. Diya and I are taking the rest of the week off to drive up there and see him, and some of my family. I am…

Continue reading...