Month: January 2015

EEK, ICK, YUK

I’m afraid of spiders. Not because they are dangerous, though some are. Not because of the potential toxicity. I’m afraid of spiders because they are creepy, make my skin crawl, and make me scream like a little girl. EEK, I… Read More ›

BLIZZARD!!

Living in New England, in the heart of winter, there’s nothing unusual about a storm on the way. Apparently what’s unusual about this one is its magnitude. It’s supposed to be really big. How big? Huge. Stretching up and down… Read More ›

CURIOUSER AND CURIOUSER: CEE’S ODDBALL PHOTO CHALLENGE

Challenge: 2015 Week #4 “Curiouser and curiouser!” Cried Alice (she was so much surprised, that for the moment she quite forgot how to speak good English).” ― Lewis Carroll, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass Oddball:  noun   a person or thing that is atypical, bizarre, eccentric, or nonconforming                  adjective  whimsically free-spirited; eccentric; atypical

LIFE IN THE SLOW LANE

A few days ago, I took some selfies to illustrate how to make an older person look good in a portrait. I’m not sure if the pictures qualify as real selfies since I didn’t hold the camera backwards and shoot towards myself. Instead, I used a… Read More ›

EIGHT SHORT WEEKS

One of our prominent local television weather meteorologists — Tom Chisolm — believes we are going to have a massive snow event starting tomorrow. He believes three storm systems will ultimately form a super storm to rival the blizzard of 1978. Or worse…. Read More ›