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...

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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…

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I’ve been checking back, now and again, to see how the fall colors are progressing. Alas, they are pretty muted this year; however, there is one tree that I can always count on, every year. It’s not let me down…

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Well, autumn has made its appearance. This tree told of summertime stories, of fishing, of learning, of laughter.

Jubilee

So, what do the following things have in common? Dogs, birds, hamster, Stevie Wonder, and breast feeding. Well, all could be found at Jubilee, an interesting “church” in, of course, Asheville, NC. Well, Stevie Wonder was NOT there, but his…