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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As the rain fell from the far reaching tendrils of hurricane Matthew, I was taking my sister to the Greyhound station at around 1:30 AM, this fine Saturday morning. Rain. Rain. More rain. We arrived. She checked in; I picked…

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Contraflow – That’s what they do to the highways when there is an evacuation event, as there was in Charleston yesterday. Normally, I-26, which I would drive from Columbia, SC to Charleston, SC is a straight shot into Charleston, but…

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Well, there was rain forecasted, but it never quite happened, but it’s good to be prepared. 🙂

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I have no idea what his name is, but I pretty much know his schedule. We both arrive at the fountain, my half way point in my walk, at nearly the same time. Sometimes, he’s there a few minutes before…

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I met Fernando, who is from Spain, when I worked at AIG. He’s been in the US for 30 years, speaks perfect English and even remembers a bit of his Spanish, though I have to help him with a word…