Wow, it seems as if its been forever since I last posted anything here. I have a cyclical work pattern. I’ll go from several free hours a week to almost none and then back again. It gets so bad at times (like lately) that finding 90 seconds a day to make sure I haven’t overspent […]Read more "Summer, Fall doldrums…. Exceptional American Marketing"
The whole feel of the town was of a small close knit community that enjoyed its heritage as well as a infusion of tourists and some notoriety from a recent motion picture. One of the brightest gems in this tiny hamlet was a shop of ‘Magic’ and other sundries.Read more "The places I go… Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia… 2nd shot"
Earlier this year, I delivered a load of fiberglass rolls (the stuff that is wound around a form to create hulls, similar to stretch wrapping a group of boxes) to a boat maker in Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia. This is a very picturesque town on the waterfront. With a surprising look of a tourist town. […]Read more "The places I go… Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia"
I spent many nights listening to the Arkansas Travelers play… on KARN Newsradio 920 in my youth. I spent far fewer nights actually at the stadium, but I did get there once or twice over a number of years. The games are no longer broadcast on KARN and the Travelers have a new home across […]Read more "Seeing foalhood vanish…"
There are times and places where a good eye, a macro zoom lens kit, and a little light can yield very interesting views on the world around us. I was playing with my relatively new Nikon Coolpix S9100 over supper the other night and snapped this… Something as mundane as a spoon inverted over a […]Read more "The secret life of layers"