She Kept A Parrot

A MOTHER’S KEEPER For a long time, I’ve wanted to have a place to put photographs.  Just odd photographs that don’t fit into my blog.  The other night, I decided to...

The Carolina Trumpet From my chair on the porch, I can see the trumpets.  They hang down almost to waist level as I walk the path to Boy’s house.  When we...

Here is Beautiful Boomie (Boomie is the girl) Here is Boomie’s Poem Cover Me Peel away every façade Pull apart all the pretenses Let the built up glass walls Come crashing...

(The story of the little Lumix LX5’s troubles with The Diva) …And it was such a lovely day in the neighborhood until Little Lumix showed up. Uh Oh.  Here she comes...

RITA Rita is the inspiration for the title of this blog.  I thought I should finally credit her.  After all, if your byline is based on the life of a character,...

More Fans Everybody knows how fan palms fascinate me by their mysterious play with light. The fans are different colors depending on the light. On a cloudy day, they are subdued...

Myrtle The Stripper Stage Name:  Nachez White A Portrait ~Act I~ ~Act II~ ~Act III~ ~Act IV~ THE END CREDITS Screenplay by Mensa Girl

About eight or ten years ago, I stopped at this cemetery that I pass all the time.  I had always looked over at the tombstones because there is one long one...

It all started on Friday morning.  Boy showed up with an itch.  To catch him some catfish.  Well, I don’t know a thing about catching a fish, period.  I remember riding...

A man should look for what is, and not for what he thinks should be. ~Albert Einstein~