Last night around 10:15, I was driving into San Francisco and fireworks were going off across the bay. I got a little lost, but my gps saved me. Around eleven pm, I was crossing the Golden Gate Bridge. Amazing.
Today, a gray day in Sausalito, I found a small, independent bookstore, Habitat, and bought, at the owner’s recommendation, one book I’d heard of, Out Stealing Horses by Per Petterson, and one I hadn’t, The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery.
I met a wine blogger from Real Napa, a vineyard owned and operated exclusively by women, and ordered a case of wine.
At her recommendation, I headed to Fish, a 30-minute walk from town on a tucked-away pier. Definitely worth the detour.
Also found this really cool door,