Once upon a time. My Spotify playlist brought up a Mudcrutch song. Mudcrutch was the late Tom Petty’s first band. It had an Eagle in it, along with a few members of The Heartbreakers. It was a proto band. Petty decided to release an album of their music in 2006. It couldn’t have come at […]


It looks broken. But, it’s not. It was moved to this location. And, is awaiting repair while the hospital zone is completed. Once all that work is done, this house will be restored to its former grandeur. We are getting close. It was painful. The neighborhood — an old blue-collar working class place — was […]


Out there where the swamps meet the lakes it looks like this. Not exactly this way. I made this picture look this way. But, the trees are broken. Many are gone. The swamps are dead. The land is desolate. The way you might think that the end of time looks. Some of this is storm damage. Hurricane […]


First. You’ve seen this place. At least, you have, in another picture that I’ve posted a while back. But, you haven’t seen it looking like this. It is one of my favorite “haunts” in the Garden District. It would be, even if it wasn’t a three-minute walk for me. It’s an old carriage house that […]