Not quite raining

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

Routines

I have no idea what his name is, but I pretty much know his schedule. We both arrive at the...

Good friendship, Spanish, and really long lunches

I met Fernando, who is from Spain, when I worked at AIG. He’s been in the US for 30 years...

A least there’s a bit of dew

During this morning’s walk, I noticed several spiderwebs on various bushes, all saturated with dew. We haven’t had any appreciable...

Congratulations, Tim

Tim is a friend of mine. We met about 5 years ago. He’s a confirmed geek and proud of it...

A walk with the 12 mm

During my evaluation of the Fuji X100T, I decided to take my Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark I (Wow! That’s rather...

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Well, I probably didn’t get the kind of looks that these guys did, after all, I didn’t have on a kilt, but … Last night I stayed a work a little bit late (late for me, that is). An architectural…

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This morning I woke up, checked the weather app on my phone and found that the conditions outside were, shall we say, less that agreeable. 🙂 It was 16 degrees. Thankfully, inside of the house it was a tad bit…

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The other day during my conversation with my Spanish teacher, Vidal, we got on the topic about natural wonders and parks in The U.S. as well as in Guatemala, where he lives. Guatemala is a fairly small country, about the…

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It’s usually some months down the line when I realize that I didn’t change the time on my digital cameras and, really it’s not big deal especially since “Standard” time is so short, lasting a scant few months. The only…

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The first of November roared into Charlotte bringing lots of rain and high winds. Pretty much all day, there was a very stiff breeze, around 20 – 25 MPH, perhaps. During the late afternoon, around 3 I would suppose, the…