A page a day

A professional writer's private thoughts


It’s time again for the tarantulas to make their seasonal migration to their breeding grounds in the Santa Ynez Valley. Here’s one crossing the road.

To get more information about the spiders and where they’re headed, see this link. I saw my first one last Wednesday evening and since then I’ve seen four more, two smooshed flat on the road, two more making their way across.

If you are looking for tarantulas good places to drive include Brinkerhoff Road, through Woodstock Ranch and Oak Trail Estates, and on Calzada Road (off Roblar, not near Santa Ynez). This picture was taken on Calzada Road.

I've decided tarantulas bring good luck. Distribute rumor at will.


No comments yet»

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: