Category: San Diego

Mystery Casino

If you’ve ever visited or lived in San Diego, you’ve seen the Coronado Islands, which lie about twenty miles southwest of downtown, eight miles due west of Tijuana. I mention the islands in my second Rolly Waters novel, …

Indigo Spring

Spring becomes indigo in my neighborhood and other parts of San Diego when the Jacaranda trees bloom. They’re the official non-native tree of our city. Below are some photos of this year’s bloom. Jacaranda mimosifolia was first introduced …

A Walk Along Driscoll’s Wharf

One of the more enjoyable parts of starting a new Rolly Waters book is the research I get to do in my hometown of San Diego. Sometimes I get to investigate places I already know. And sometimes I …

Aliens in San Diego County

There are aliens in San Diego County. In the mountains off of Interstate 8, on the way to Desert View Tower. Their flying saucers look surprisingly similar to golf carts. Some of their saucers have broken down and …

Where is Rolly Waters?

Rolly Waters is still around. He’s just gone underground for a while.