Our 2006 Section Hike on the John Muir Trail

This was our second backpacking trip in the area around Yosemite – this time with our dear departed traveling companion, Bob Miller. I took the pictures (except for those that have me in them!) and used some of my own musical compositions for the soundtrack.

Amtrak Arrives in Salem, Oregon

A few times I took the train down from Salem to visit family near Los Angeles. Here’s the train I was about to take arriving a the Station.

Visit my YouTube channel to see several videos of the trip as the train winds its way along the coast.

A Pond in Salem, Oregon

This pond is in Minto-Brown Island Park. When we lived in Salem we often took the various trails and walking paths, each of which led to a different kind of environment including this one.

I look several videos of this gorgeous area but include here only this one as it is exemplary of the experience. If you want to see the others, just visit my YouTube channel.

E. J.

First recording of a song in progress from about ten years ago. Eventually it became the concept for a multi-media graphic novel about the search for identity. Never got around to developing it, though. However, now that I’m retired, I might just revisit the project…