THURSDAY’S SPECIAL: PHYSICAL PHENOMENON FROM PAULA: This Thursday I want you to get physical and show me a natural phenomenon that arouses your curiosity. I find that condensation lends itself to great photographic possibilities, and you may find your inspiration elsewhere. Physical phenomena are all around us; just think of “Brazil nut effect”, foam, ice, … Continue reading NATURAL PHENOMENON
HELP! I am drowning. How can this be? I am retired. How come I don't have half enough hours in the day to do half the things that need doing? How come? How come the moment I clear out my email, it's full again? How come I think I've written and scheduled posts for weeks … Continue reading HELP! I’VE FALLEN AND I DON’T WANT TO GET UP!
Ellin and I were on a brief ski trip a couple of weeks ago up in Vermont. We learned three things. We are still not too old to ski. Gravity is a harsh mistress. It’s getting harder and harder to figure out what’s real and what’s not. Let me explain. We were on our trip … Continue reading TRUMPED: REALITY, REALITY SHOWS, AND REAL TV – TOM CURLEY
March is not particularly green, at least not in New England. It's a fickle month with warm days, cold nights, sudden thaws and freezes ... and of course, snowstorms. Just to remind us who's really in charge. Today, I went looking for signs of green and found a few. The trees are bare, but fat buds are … Continue reading EARLY GREEN