GARRY AT THE CANAL – BLACK & WHITE SUNDAY

BLACK & WHITE SUNDAY: AFTER AND BEFORE I'm always a little dubious about landscapes in black and white. Sometimes, they are great, but a lot of the time, they are a bit dull. I think this one worked pretty well. Lots of clouds piling up in the sky made the a big difference between the … Continue reading GARRY AT THE CANAL – BLACK & WHITE SUNDAY

SAVORING – VICTORIAN HOMES

We all think we would want to live in a house like any of these Victorian mansions. I know several people who "took one on." They bought them planning to restore them. They savored delicious images of refinished wooden paneling. Ceiling beams with miniature gargoyles and carved balustrades in the hall. Gleaming wood floors and … Continue reading SAVORING – VICTORIAN HOMES

WHERE WOULD YOU TRAVEL? – RICH PASCHALL

When Your Destination Is Not A Place, Rich Paschall Where would you go if you could travel anywhere at all?  Where would your sense of adventure lead you?  Would it be around the world or around town?  Perhaps it would have to be domestic.  You could go to St. Louis and see the Gateway Arch … Continue reading WHERE WOULD YOU TRAVEL? – RICH PASCHALL

THE BEST TRIP EVER – BY ELLIN CURLEY

Our all time favorite vacation is renting a canal boat and spending a week or two driving it through the English countryside. England has a network of canals that run throughout the country, from London up to Wales, with many circular routes or ‘rings’ in the center of the country. The canal boats are not … Continue reading THE BEST TRIP EVER – BY ELLIN CURLEY