Category Archives: Art

A different look at the real world.


As hot and dry as it is, Palm Springs does receive the occasional summer storm. The clouds roll up, wind whips the foliage, lightening sparks, thunder rolls and almost none of the rain reaches the the 104 degree ground. But … Continue reading

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Magnolia Buzz

It hasn’t been a productive summer in terms of yard work.  Too much time at the keyboard.  So blooms on the magnolia tree came as a surprise.  Something that was no secret to the bees. The result is this my … Continue reading

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Fog Blog

Along the coast of the San Francisco peninsula fog doesn’t settle.  It invades. The fog spends it’s day piling up on the ocean side of the hills.  As the day wears on some of it rises to the level of … Continue reading

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Fireworks for the 4th

There is no other country where the cloak and dagger crowd  lives in fear of their employees and lots of countries where employees live in fear of the cloak and dagger crowd.  Reason enough to love the United States of … Continue reading

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Bay Lights

The story is the same everywhere.  No money for things that are supposed to work.  Private support and public endorsement for things that bring in tourists.  In our corner of the country that means the new end of the Bay … Continue reading

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41 Years Later

It was my honor to be a part of the Manalapan NJ High School Easter trip to Switzerland in 1971.  My ninth grade language teacher, Herr Schmidt, thought everyone should see some part of Europe and said so on the … Continue reading

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Flowers and Music for Mother’s Day

Karen set out to capture the swaying Iris.  My assignment was the music.  This week we offer up a team effort. If Mom likes pretty flowers, Iris, or Classical Music this could be part of the few relaxing and peaceful … Continue reading

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