A bit more patience is needed

Ummm, Vanessa? Not quite yet. Probably in a few more weeks! 🙂 We were doing our walk along the Ohio/Erie...

Ghostly impressions

Everyone has their thing, I suppose. My thing? Fog. The other day when I awoke, I noticed the dense fog...

Frosty mornings

Looks like the fall has finally arrived and with it, a bit of frost – even in unexpected places! But...

Good neighbors

I spent a pleasant few days in Santa Clara, California. I was attending a conference for work. I learned quite...

Cuba: Last + 1, now first

Well, I had planned to attend the Peter Turnley workshop in Cuba at the end December, but I took too...

A spot of color here and there

Well, some color has finally come to the piedmont. There are splotches of color throughout the forest, some yellows, some...

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Elephants, like anyone else, have those hard to reach places when taking a shower or bath. I figured that I’d be a friendly sort and give her a hand, wash those difficult to get to places. She, I suppose, decided…

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Vanessa and I started the new year off right, in my opinion, with a trip to Kiawah Island, SC for a little beach time. Naturally, on the way, we stopped at Hyman’s for my crispy flounder dish and their ever…

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Not a whole lot to say here. I went on a boat ride to a small island in Chilika Lake, a HUGE brackish water lagoon, measuring some 1100 km2 and 41 miles on one side! This island had a small…

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Obviously, this goat needs no directions on how to find food! On the way back from Golpapur, on the Bay of Bengal, we arrived in the city of Bhubaneswar, which is where Raj’s house is located. When we got there…

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Raj: I’m sorry. I know that they your reception was supposed to be about you, but … the moves, man! The moves! 😀 The lights were pulsing, the beat pounding, feet moving, hands waving, invitations to dance by young and…