State of Emergency!

There was much buzz yesterday ahead of winter storm Remus. As a matter of fact, the governor of North Carolina...

Octavia

It seems that now every weather system that comes through needs a name. I remember when only hurricanes got named...

Don’t forget to look up

Sometime last year, in the summer perhaps, Vanessa and I were walking through Uptown Charlotte. I was showing her the...

Humans of New York

I’ve been following the Facebook Page, Humans of New York for a while now. I love it! I love it...

I had a good laugh at myself the other day. I was thinking about flashes that I hardly ever used. I had made a vow to start practicing with them, and I have. However, that dormant equipment lust tried to…

OK, let’s face it. I’m a guy. I wanted to play with the flash this evening. I looked around my apartment for something interesting to photograph, but, as I’m a guy, there was nothing in this apartment that didn’t serve…

Winter Light There is another issue that I think needs to be kept in mind and allowances made. This issue is mental health. Pushing ourselves in certain ways, may not be in our best interest. There are many theories and…

Gordon McGregor has been reading some interesting books. I follow his reading list somewhat surreptitiously. The other day he wrote a short post about resistance. After following the link to the book, The War of Art, I decided to pick…

Lotsa birds. Lotsa years! On this day in 1962, John Glenn became the first American to orbit the earth. It also happened to be the very day on which I was born! How about that?! I’ve not been into space…