may 1, 2018

“As adults we try to relax from the never-ending quest for reason and order by drinking a little whiskey or smoking whatever works for us, but the wisdom isn’t in the whiskey or the smoke. The wisdom is in the moments when the madness slips away and we remember the basics.” ~ Willie Nelson     Something near my neighbor’s curb caught my eye last night. Not wanting to appear

january 14, 2018

“Find hope where there is none because no one is going to give it to you.” ~ Tsem Rinpoche     It’s cold. It’s January. Last winter was mild, and we paid the price when bug hordes came out of hibernation. This winter’s multiple Arctic freezes will, hopefully, stifle that rampant population come spring. It’s not too late to wish for more snow, though. It’s beautiful and brings with it

july 21, 2014

“Your kindness causes ripples that are felt all over the world.” ~ Unknown     This is Jerry Hammond’s garage with its front doors flung open. I could spend a week with it and still find hidden gems just waiting to be photographed. It is a photo geek’s dream, well, at least this photo geek’s dream.     Jerry is a welder and puts it to good use. On the left