NEVER BEEN BIG ON BINGO

So, the Great Minds of WordPress asked: "What’s the longest stretch you’ve ever pulled off of posting daily to your blog? What did you learn about blogging through that achievement, and what made you break the streak?" Well, now that's a fine question. I was reading CHRONICLES OF AN ANGLO SWISS and realized while I was answering … Continue reading NEVER BEEN BIG ON BINGO

CRAZED SQUIRREL DEFEATED BY BAVARIAN CREME (FILM AT 11)

The Daily Post offered this prompt today: Under the Snow -- You were caught in an avalanche. To be rescued, you need to make it through the night. What thought(s) would give you the strength to go through such a scary, dangerous situation? But ... Bill Brown at Evil Squirrel's Nest proffered this juicy idea: You’re out on the street one day minding … Continue reading CRAZED SQUIRREL DEFEATED BY BAVARIAN CREME (FILM AT 11)

WHERE IT ALL COMES TOGETHER

Converge Photos are visual spaces where shapes and lines, objects, and people come together. Geometrically rich photos bring together distinct forms into a single visual surface. In other words, shooting towards a vanishing point. Which is how I do most of my photographs. That's what makes them visually interesting. Of course, it also makes this difficult to … Continue reading WHERE IT ALL COMES TOGETHER

END OF THE WINDOWS ROAD?

It appears to be the end of the road for me and Windows. I'm just bought what I suspect will be my last Windows machine, the most powerful Alienware computer I could configure -- or afford. It had better last a long time. I've tried using Windows 8.1 on Microsoft tablets (two of them) as well as my friend's desktop. … Continue reading END OF THE WINDOWS ROAD?