Monthly Archives: February 2012


Occasionally my ears ring.  The first time I heard that expression I thought it meant you would hear something similar to a small bell repeating – ding, ding, ding.  But no, the sound is more a persistent “eeeeeee” noise.             Now there are also machines that do the same thing.  Fluorescent lights occasionally sound like that and I once had […]

BUGS THAT SING


When I think of bells, my brain goes classic. For Whom the Bell Tolls brings to mind a series of deep, mournful solitary bongs. Bonnnngggg….  Bonnnnnnggg….  Bonnnnnggg.  How about The Bells of St. Mary’s?  That one brings to mind familiar hymns in rounded golden tones. Beautiful. Here in San Isidro the cathedral bells are proudly rung quite often. There is […]

THE BELLS OF SAN ISIDRO