She Kept A Parrot

There is a stack of etchings in frames leaning against the wall behind the lower row of clothes in my closet.  Shekinah was lying on her side where she had fallen over....

Okay, you knew it was going to take me forever to loaf around to you.  I have left two comments and I have three blog tabs open….for two days.  I had...

Lizard In The Gutter

No, I did not have a stroke.  No, I am not in the nursing home…yet.  I did not fall and can’t get up.  And, I certainly did not run away from...

Split-Leaf Philedendron

Split-Leaf Philodendron Google updated their free graphics software program, Picasa, this morning.  They really jazzed it up with all sorts of special effects.  I had fun manipulating some images.  These are...

Toy Wooden Top

Boy’s Great Great Grandpa’s Pocket Watch Wonder how many “greats” you get to add before somebody starts saying “an ancestor on your father’s side”?  Genealogists would know that.  I don’t.  This...

This is the only Cowboy I could find.  He’s the right one for me, but he isn’t the right one. Cowboy didn’t say goodbye.  He didn’t leave a note in my mailbox.  He stopped...

My house floors are covered in twelve-inch square slabs of slate.  There are hundreds of them all the way from the front door throughout the house, onto the porch, on the...

Saint Coffee

Can’t see the numbers?  They’re at least three inches tall.  I couldn’t see them either…at eight o’clock this morning…with my eyes shut tight while I banged around on the damn thing...

Che's New Cage

I could not resist posting a photo of Che’s new home.  It hasn’t been cleaned or furnished yet, but it’s here after months of waiting!  I am excited for Che. I...

Buddha Chop

I fetched my new lens out of the Fedex Ground Shipping Depot yesterday.  Now, I have a Nikkor AF-S Micro 85mm 1:3.5G ED VR lens!  You may never see another regular...