On Sunday, July 29th, I had the opportunity to visit a great variety of gardens in Buffalo, during the annual garden walk. The garden walk is always held during the last weekend in July, and this year’s version was the 24th annual garden walk in the City of Buffalo. monarch butterfly. I will share photographs […]
As Jude and I were traveling west after the Saturday house party for Nathan McMurray in Murray, New York, we saw this beautiful sunset, so we stopped to take a picture. Dear Readers: Thank you for your comments. Please keep them up. Also, please keep them on topic. I’ve been having some problems with off-topic
In January, I shared the story and images of Nathan McMurray’s announcement that he was running for the House of Representatives in New York’s 27th district. Here is a link to that post. Running for Congress in a district as large as New York’s 27th means a lot of travel. For me, that has been virtually
Happy Sunday! It’s midsummer, and it’s a beautiful season, full of sunlight and bright colors. It has rained off and on this weekend. After days of heat and dryness, the precipitation was welcome. Here are some of the colors of the past few days for you. Coming next week: The Buffalo Garden Walk is scheduled
You wouldn’t bee-lieve how mad government can be Lately, it seems as if government has gone mad. Sooo… the question is… is this anything new? Apparently, the answer is no. Lunacy in government has been going on for centuries. One of the most dramatic examples of a government gone mad occurred in ancient Rome. On
Today, I spotted a monarch butterfly flitting amidst the coneflowers. It was beautiful and it stayed for some time before flying away. Here are some portraits of the lovely butterfly, that fluttered by until it fluttered away. Butterfly magicflying over sea and landconeflower visit Stop, smell the flowerslook for the nectar withinpollination time Stretch colorful
What questions do you have for me? Ask me anything you like. No question is too silly or too profound. I might not be able to answer a profound question but go ahead and ask. I can usually answer a silly question, so feel free to make your silly question as wild as you like.
Thursday, July 12th, was a gorgeous summer’s day. The sun was shining, and the outdoors were inviting. I had an afternoon gardening job, followed by a kayak tour of the Niagara River. Here are some of the images of the day: In the morning, I went to Grand Island Town Hall for a meeting. The
The dining room at Stella Niagara’sCenter of Renewal has an extensiveteapot collection, which aredisplayed in cases along the wallthat is farthest from the kitchen. There are many ways of documenting your own personal story. You could maintain a blog, much like this one. You could share photographs and commentary on social media. I was at
Images from the Grand Island Garden Walk, held at various locations on Grand Island, on July 9th.