Typically by the end of the first week of May, everything is blooming. Lilacs, tulips, lily of the valley, Mayflowers, masses of dandelions, Solomon's seal. Though not quite in flower, green spears of day lily and spiderwort would be up. I'd see carpets of wild strawberry. The forsythia would be brilliant yellow and fresh, golden green leaves would be popping … Continue reading SLOWLY SPRING
It must be payback. Maybe karma or hubris. For more than 30 years, I drove a succession of fully loaded convertibles with Steve McQueen in my brain. Once, I was racing to a story in the dead of night when a State Trooper pulled me over. He asked the traditional question. He smiled when I … Continue reading WHAT WOULD STEVE McQUEEN DO?
Cee’s Odd Ball Photo Challenge: Week 10 Among the all too many collectibles and general "stuff" in my house, at some point I started collecting "CelebriDucks," bath tub toys for grown-ups with a few loose screws. Me. Check out their website. Most of their rubber duckies are hilarious. Great gifts for people with a bizarre sense … Continue reading JUST A LITTLE BIT ODD