In lieu of church

Spent time in the woods yesterday morning, in lieu of church. There’s always something in lieu of church, but on...

200,000

I bought this car in October of 2005. At that time, I think that it had about 20 miles on...

It’s cold! Take the picture already!

I was walking in McDowell Nature Preserve and literally almost stepped on this fella. He was just sitting there by...

Spreading the travel bug

I plan to take my niece, Kayla, to Guatemala this year. She’s never been out of the country before and...

Travel Benefits

I think that it was sometime around 9th grade, 1976 or so. I was taking Spanish. The school had arranged...

Gun ownership?

A couple of weeks ago, my good friend Adam was kind enough to take me to the gun range and...

A bird for Dennis My friend and coworker, Dennis, has inspired me with several posts over the last few months. Our daily conversations are varied and wide. Today rolled over to my desk, as we sit back-to-back, and said something…

Some time back in the early 1990 time frame, I was a prolific bowler to say the least. I tried to put in a minimum of 50 games/week of practice. I became quite good, though never reached a professional level…

For Earl: A 645e shot! My friend, The Earl of Salisbury, brought up an interesting point in his comment to yesterday’s post. Earl said: Paul, I’m going to toss my two cents into the ring and hope it doesn’t get…

This post has been put together over a number days, perhaps weeks. I have no idea when I will post it. It will sit in reserve for a while, I suppose. A number of you are interested in my impressions…

End of Summer I learned about hyperfocal distance a long time ago. I used to use it to get maximum depth of field in my landscape photography, when I was going for that type of thing. However, with the birth…