Sunday, July 19, 2009

Bucking the heat

When it gets too hot in Q-topia,
Hobie16 Bucks Lake
go up to Bucks Lake and sail away.
Bucks Lake, CA

Saturday, July 18, 2009


You saw the blossoms.

Here's the fruit.

Hog ride in


Monday, July 13, 2009

Hard Times on Main Street

Even the thrifty are thin as a board.

The bank vault is a cookie jar,

and the teller sells lemonade.

Sunday, July 12, 2009


Ada's Place is now even more green.

Saturday, July 11, 2009

Friday, July 10, 2009

Color Code

Now they're (re)painting the fire hydrants.
No more red fire-engines, no more fire-engine red hydrants.
All will get new colors, coded to show the flow:

Green is good,
Almost done
Orange not so much,
Partly done
and red you dread.
Not started

Wednesday, July 8, 2009


Now that we're famous, here are a few more photos compliments of the Visitors' Bureau, Plumas Arts, the Chamber of Commerce, and others.

Keddie Wye.
Dog Rock
Quincy Farmers Market
Farmers Market.
Keddie Wye
Photo from a hot-air baloon by Martha Flynn.
Court House Lobby
Courthouse lobby (take the tour).

Sunday, July 5, 2009

Truth in Labeling

Black Daylilies.
black day lilies
True: The blossoms bloom for only one day.
False: They're black.

Saturday, July 4, 2009

Original equipment

Here for the High Sierra Music Festival.

I couldn't tell if this is a '54 or '55 Cadillac.

Wednesday, July 1, 2009

His 3, Her 1

But who's counting?