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LIBYA? LIBYA? LIBYA? Poor Uncle Gaddafi!
Let me see, it was the Christmas season and I was wandering the Third Street Promenade in Santa Monica snapping pics with the point and shoot and this is one of the images I ended up with. Maybe it’s the gross commercialization … Continue reading
In England’s Lake District there is a town called Keswick. It’s a wonderful, beautiful town located on the edge of Derwent Water, an exquisite lake. Wife and I love staying in one of the B & B’s/hotels in what is called The … Continue reading
FREE LIBYA! ليبيا حرة! and the rabbit returns!
The Arabic above is the translation of “Free Libya.” Courtesy of my computer’s translation function. If it is not accurate, blame Microsoft. In human life perspective is everything. Indulgence and devastation, making merry and mayhem. Now, isn’t it strange that you can … Continue reading
CHARLIE SHEEN, NO RABBIT
Still no rabbit. No magical moment. I have as yet received no response to my email. Many possible explanations, as any email user knows. I will keep my cursor poised above the hat. Something is bound to happen. Who … Continue reading
THE POSSIBLE MAGIC I once took the train from Belgrade, Yugoslavia, to Istanbul, Turkey. The trip took nearly two full days and gave me a profound education about human life. I boarded the train in Belgrade as a simple minded … Continue reading
BY THE PRICKING OF MY THUMBS
This pic started as near-sunset photo taken in Inyokern, CA. Then I had some fun with it. You’re looking down the north side of the main street. Across the street from where I stood is an excellent Mexican restaurant, Bernardino’s. Quotes … Continue reading
Wisconsin! Wisconsin! Wisconsin! – had I three ears I’d hear thee (Macbeth)
The pic above seems more and more appropriate as the events in Wisconsin continue. From a photo I took in Berlin, 1982. The wall. You could see the wall in Berlin back in those days. The wall going up in … Continue reading
Here’s a great forgotten American writer: M. F. Beal, sometimes called Mary, often referred to as the once-wife of another forgotten writer, David Shetzline, who is also definitely worth reading but not nearly as good. I took a writing … Continue reading
THE MONKEYS STILL HAVE THEIR POINTS!
Post surgery continuation. The pic above comes from a photo taken in Santa Monica, California. On the Third Street Promenade. Here’s a still foggy rumination on the Monkey Numbers. This morning mine were 6,250, then a while later they were … Continue reading
AH, YES, THE ODYSSEY!
Soon . . . I will return and discover what I am. A zoo story: today’s Monkey Numbers are 23,600!! Two weeks ago I posted 249 with hardly a Monkey among them. What’s a body to do with all these … Continue reading