She Kept A Parrot

I know this man.  We affectionately call him “Listo as does his family.  His given name is Ruben.  He is a laborer in the concrete business.  He works for us.  He...

Meika at the Hardback Cafe window Finally, there was the elusive Meika. She with the mysterious smile who always made me wonder what secrets she kept.

Eva with the sparkling eyes.  So full of enthusiasm and good humor.  She was passionate about everything including ear piercings.  Ah, Eva, I wonder where you are.

Lisa was always smiling. She seemed to be the "mother" of the group although she was about the same age as the others.

Shots From My Car window Series

One of my favorite kids from the Hardback Cafe drive-thru. Sweet Charlie who always smiled.

Until I acquired a parrot of my own, I was always a little intimidated by the pointed upper mandible, especially in the larger species.  I had no idea that the tip...

Antique English Garden Statue This very worn antique concrete whippet is one of a pair who guard the entrance at the stone path to my back door.  His features were slowly worn...

This Austin sculpture has hung around my house for many years.  One day, I noticed the light from a window casting her shadow on window blinds.  The shadow reminded me of...

This cotton burr with the cotton still intact came from some cotton field many years ago.  I broke it off intact and kept it as a little piece of nostalgia.  You...

No. 3 The wind chime melody Silenced in the stillness of the night