Monthly Archives: June 2013

Weekly Photo Challenge: COMPANIONABLE

My Shadow I have a little shadow that goes in and out with me, And what can be the use of him is more than I can see. He is very, very like me from the heels up to the … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: World Through My Eyes (2)

It was the harbor in Ogunquit, ME. But to me it was as close to Venice again as I’d be getting for quite a while, if ever. So the young rower with the strong arms — not by a long … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: The World Through My Eyes

In the hall of Antiquities at the Yale Art Gallery, this young visitor (with all the aplomb of a mature docent) makes sure that nobody misses whatever it is that has caught her interest — Her gesture is graceful, her … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: CURVES (2)

Entrances to public buildings are mostly straight, straight paths and straight stairways going into squared off entry areas. Straight arrow. Ordinary. Look what happens, though, when somebody (an architect, obviously) throws a curve ball! This is the remodeled entrance to … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: CURVES (1)

Artichokes are actually nothing BUT curves! Artichokes are irresistible to me. They have a secret heart awaiting the bold adventurer who dares their curves and sharply pointed leaves. First each sharp point must be scissored blunt. Then, to steam the … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: FLEETING (2)

Now you see them — And now you don’t — A fleeting visit, then —Although most visitors generally spend a great deal more time at the Brandywine River Museum┬áin Chadds Ford, PA. It is, after all, the converted mill that … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: FLEETING (1)

Fortune is fleeting, so the saying goes. Certainly true when it comes to the fortune in a fortune cookie! We crack open the cookie, brush it aside (do you actually eat it? I almost never do), ┬áread the fortune and … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: THE SIGN SAYS (2)

Another Truth in Advertising sign: This store in the Holyoke Mall sells exactly what you think they’d sell, and each candy concoction is ickier, stickier, and gooier than the next! I think you have to be six years old; otherwise … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: THE SIGN SAYS …

Leading off with a sign that exemplifies Truth in Advertising — This one promises a Very Sexy Push Up. I think it delivers! At where else? Victoria’s Secret, in the Hampshire Mall.

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