CONFLICT AND CONCLUSION – THE BATTLE AT WHITINS POND

This was swan territory. Many geese live nearby on other ponds and along the banks of the many rivers and streams of the Blackstone River watershed. But this pond belonged to the swans and the swans and the geese, like the rival gangs in a turf war, don't share. The geese scouts are already in … Continue reading CONFLICT AND CONCLUSION – THE BATTLE AT WHITINS POND

WEEKLY PHOTO CHALLENGE: BAD MOON RISING

There's a bad moon rising over there, over the boats sitting at anchor on a flat sea. As the sun goes down, that giant moon hovers over all ... making man and beast think strange thoughts ... very strange ... Related articles Weekly Photo Challenge: Eerie (dailypost.wordpress.com) Weekly Photo Challenge: Eerie (2) (scottseyephotos.wordpress.com) Weekly Photo … Continue reading WEEKLY PHOTO CHALLENGE: BAD MOON RISING

HE COULDN’T MASTER HIS JOHNSON*

Eddie was a sad man. An impotent man. Wandering the alleys and grocery store aisles. Hopeless, lost. "I can't get no satisfaction!" he cried to the empty skies. "Is there no hope?" Salty tears dribbled down his grizzled cheeks and soaked his goatee. Then, his prayers were answered. Help arrived. Pills. Blue pills. Orange pills. … Continue reading HE COULDN’T MASTER HIS JOHNSON*

GEEKOGRAPHY: DOWN IN FLAMES WITH QUICKSAND AND ALLIGATORS

I'm pretty good with computers. I'm not an engineer, but I'm reasonably competent and not easily daunted. But, there comes a day for humility, when one finds oneself in the high-tech equivalent of quicksand. With grinning alligators on all sides. It started, as it so often does, with an update. An Adobe update to CS5. … Continue reading GEEKOGRAPHY: DOWN IN FLAMES WITH QUICKSAND AND ALLIGATORS