The weather forecast for Los Angeles has been promising rain this past week. "Promising?" Not "predicting?" Exactly. We've endured fires and heat for what seems like forever. Everyone I know is eagerly anticipating Wednesday's showers. I set out to write a "rain dance" post, which led me to research the archives for this golden oldie. … Continue reading Silver Lining
During my two-hour commute to work on Tuesday (45 minutes longer than normal, thanks to... an accident? After 90 minutes of bumper-to-bumper traffic, the road suddenly cleared up with no explanation) I called a few friends usually available at that hour, hoping one of them would talk me through a particularly tedious stretch, when it … Continue reading Woes-Colored Glasses
"Did you hear about the surfer who tried to catch a wave while wearing a mask?" "Uh-oh... What happened?" "He got all jacked up." More Surfer Statue fun.
Humpty Pumpkin perched on a cabinet Reminding everyone that it's now Fall. You can guess how this story ends, I'd bet. Everyone enjoyed the season -- That's all! ~ Camp Host Chad The End More Halloween Decoration
"Here we are. See anything you like?" "Do you have anything... larger?"
Two questions: Are you ready for Halloween? Not me! Thanks to neighbors, though, I can share this: And thanks to my co-workers, share this: 2. Did you understand my Bodie reference in the last post? Yes? No? Should I explain Bodie?
In anticipation of Halloween, I wanted to share some of my creepiest photos from the ghost town of Bodie, then realized that ALL of these are creepy in their own way. Why? Unfinished business. Are you prepared for strangers to photograph your clutter 100+ years from now? Not me! Ghost Town: Leadfield Camptivities: Apple Picking … Continue reading Ghost Town: Bodie – Unfinished Business
Start every day off with a smile and get it over with. ~ W.C. Fields Meadows Plus!
And the turtles, of course... all the turtles are free, as turtles and, maybe, all creatures should be. ~ Dr. Seuss Dr. Seuss - so wise! Box Turtles? YES! Boxed turtles? NO!: Much better? Turtles stacking by choice, not by accident. Turtle stacks! Do you have a favorite turtle stacking technique? More Turtle Obscurity