A hard time maintaining focus

It’s nice outside. The backdoor is open. The iron is heating. It was my intention to grab my pants and...

Hide and seek

This evening, thanks to an earlier nap, I am awake at 11:10 PM … which is quite unusual for me...

As summer loosens its grip

This morning, I noticed that the temperature was a pleasant 68 degrees with only 60% humidity. I thought: What a...

Cuba – next year?

Since about February of 1962, which was when I was born, travel to Cuba, for most Americans has been illegal...

La cascada Hiking. I had my own definition. For me, it meant a brief, or perhaps not so brief, walk in the woods with gently rolling hills, chipmunks dancing about on the ‘forest’ floor, birds chirping, no backpack, no special…

If you’ve ever given any thoughts to becoming an entomologist, but became frustrated because your trips to the great outdoors never seemed to yield neither the quantity nor variety of insects that you desire … Fear no more. I will…

In general, mornings are reserved for walking. It’s the best time for me. It’s cool outside and there aren’t many people around. Also, should I decide to extend my walk, I need not worry about it getting dark. I do…

I saw the following tweet from fellow blogger, and friend, Ibarionex Perello: When was the last time you took a big risk with your art? Or have you been playing it safe by staying in your comfort zone? I’ve talked…

I enjoyed reading Cedric’s post, The Parsimonious Photographer. Hopefully, he won’t mind me quoting him here: Instead of shooting with mindfulness, I shot mindlessly. ~Cedric Canard Reading his post, it took me back to the time when I got my…