Monthly Archives: April 2013

use-to-be-ers

Once upon a time I used to play all day without getting tired. I could do most things reasonably well – run, jump and throw. After writing my last blog, and as it should be, I have been writing from … Continue reading

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Instincts

Years ago I checked out a book at our local library. It was called Instinctive Shooting by Lucky McDaniels,who during the depression sold tobacco products to country stores. Every store inĀ  the country usually had a 22 rifle standing in … Continue reading

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Focused

I know! I know I’ll be preaching to the choir, but just bear with me. I’ve been into photography for a short time now, and I’m learning as I go by trial and error. Nature and landscapes are my main … Continue reading

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Recognition

Sitting in the woods on a hill side in the early afternoon, I was squirrel hunting and looking closely at the trees around me, mostly oak and beech. Something seemed different about a beech tree out in front of me. … Continue reading

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Needful Things

Every year, my brothers, sister and I would get the catalogs out to make our Christmas lists. We would get so excited looking at the pictures, each one exclaiming,” I want this or I want that.” This is a ritual … Continue reading

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A Gift

The little photo I placed on this page, has it’s own story and a part in my life as many other objects have also. I’ll use this one to represent all the others. This bookmark has been a part of … Continue reading

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Play Shoes

Tennis shoes and small boys have one common thread, and that is playtime. Growing up, Converse was the big tennis shoe maker and probably the cheapest. The only time I took off my shoes was to take a bath and … Continue reading

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