I almost forgot. I’m a few days late in showing you Halloween. No worries. I’ve got it now. New Orleans is the right place to celebrate ghouls, ghosts and witches. During normal times it’s a bewitching place. Ghosts seem to be floating around everywhere. Walk down a deserted French Quarter street at about midnight and […]


“You belong among the wildflowers, You belong in a boat out at sea, Sail away, kill off the hours, You belong somewhere you feel free.”  — Tom Petty I often forget that once things start to cool off around this swamp, a second growing season appears out of nowhere. I was doing a little walking […]


I found it. Can I keep it? I know this guy. He is an old school junk man. He drives around looking for stuff that is mostly made of metal. He sells some for scrap. He sells some stuff to repair men who restore old things that can be sold inexpensively. His business is fairly […]


Simplicity. A fall picture. It could be too simple, except that the leaves and the clouds form a nice bow-like shape in the upper middle of the image. To be honest, I’m not even sure that I saw it when I looked into the sky and thought, “yes, that’ll work just fine.” It’s a kind […]


A dream? Or, a nightmare? Is it real? Or, something created out of nothing? I had a sort of half awake dream a couple of nights ago. I had a little trouble falling asleep. When I finally did, I had a kind of dream almost immediately.  Or, I thought that I did. There was someone […]


Blue sky. Gentle white clouds. This picture was made on the day of the “big” temperature drop. The changing weather was pushing the clouds from white puffy to whatever these are called. It looks like they were broken apart, stirred by some giant with a big spoon. That’s how I see them. I needed some […]