A hard time maintaining focus

It’s nice outside. The backdoor is open. The iron is heating. It was my intention to grab my pants and...

Hide and seek

This evening, thanks to an earlier nap, I am awake at 11:10 PM … which is quite unusual for me...

As summer loosens its grip

This morning, I noticed that the temperature was a pleasant 68 degrees with only 60% humidity. I thought: What a...

Cuba – next year?

Since about February of 1962, which was when I was born, travel to Cuba, for most Americans has been illegal...

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A scene that’s easy picking, these days. Friends, or coworkers, eating lunch together, not interacting with each other at all. Interesting times. As I ate lunch, enjoying the breeze, the sound of the water fountain, and the sun, I noticed…

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The other day when I opened up Lightroom 5.7, I got a notification that there was an update available; however, this wasn’t the normal notification where I could click to download the latest version. Instead, it was a link to…

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At times I’ve heard parents tell their children not to dawdle, or waste time. Sometimes, I absolutely feel the need to dawdle, or stop and smell the roses. I spent quite a it of time dawdling on Wednesday. At work…

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Yesterday, I decided to catch the train a little bit later, to delay by about 30 minutes. Catching a later train means fewer people on the train, a bit more elbow room. I decided to play a bit on the…

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Back in the day, I used to work at a One Hour Photo. Good fun! It always seemed to be exciting our customers to be able to get their photos back in an hour. Now, with instant gratification at an…