Tuesday, September 30, 2008


View from Blueberry Hill

"Climb the mountains and get their good tidings.
Nature's peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees.
The winds will blow their own freshness into you,
and the storms their energy,
while cares will drop away from you like the leaves of Autumn."

~ John Muir

JorjDotOrg PhotoHunt

Monday, September 29, 2008


"We're all in this alone."

~ Lily Tomlin

Moody Monday

Sunday, September 28, 2008


"The generation of random numbers is too important to be left to chance."

~ Robert R. Coveyou



Yellow Butterfly Bush

"There are painters who transform the sun to a yellow spot,
but there are others who with the help of their art and their intelligence,
transform a yellow spot into the sun."

~ Pablo Picasso


Friday, September 26, 2008


Sunflowers + 2 finches = Let's Eat

"Success is not the result of spontaneous combustion.
You must set yourself on fire."

~ Reggie Leach

Photo Friday

Thursday, September 25, 2008


New York State featured in a Voss Diary 1918.
This ancient PDA found in Grandpa's attic.

"Even with the best of maps and instruments,
we can never fully chart our journeys."

~ Gail Pool



Who is there to mourn for Logan?

Thursday Challenge

Wednesday, September 24, 2008

The Beach

"Miami Beach is where neon goes to die."

~ Lenny Bruce

Lens Day


Monday, September 22, 2008


Cubs At Last

"To refuse awards is another way of accepting them
with more noise than is normal."

~ Peter Ustinov

Moody Monday

Saturday, September 20, 2008


"The gallery in which the reporters sit
has become the fourth estate of the realm."

~ Lord McCauley


Friday, September 19, 2008

The Extraordinary

The Green Monster via Fenway Park

"It's not easy being green."

~ Kermit The Frog

Photo Friday

Thursday, September 18, 2008


"Castles in the air - they are so easy to take refuge in.
And so easy to build, too."

~ Henrik Ibsen

Photo Sharks

Wednesday, September 17, 2008



Thursday Challenge


Blue Iris

"I merely took the energy it takes to pout and wrote some blues."

~ Duke Ellington

Lens Day

Tuesday, September 16, 2008


Francis Lake - a ripple but not the wine

"Remember there's no such thing as a small act of kindness.
Every act creates a ripple with no logical end."

~ Scott Adams

Tuesday Challenge

Monday, September 15, 2008


"He's the kind of a guy who lights up a room
just by flicking a switch."

~ Unknown



People all over the world
Join hands
Start a love train, love train
~ The O'Jays

Moody Monday

Sunday, September 14, 2008


"You can tell a lot about a fellow's character
by his way of eating jellybeans."

~ Ronald Reagan


Saturday, September 13, 2008

Street Photography

"I don't mind what Congress does,
as long as they don't do it in the streets and frighten the horses."

~ Victor Hugo


Friday, September 12, 2008


"The moving multitude...darkened the whole plains"

~ Lewis and Clark, 1806

Photo Sharks


Scamp & Fluffy

"Assumptions are the termites of relationships."

~ Henry Winkler

Photo Friday

Thursday, September 11, 2008

Featured on WTVH

Took this photo when Joan and I were at Camp Michael last week.

John DiPasquale, CBS 5 Meteorologist, put this peaceful photo on air today at 510 AM and 610 AM and then again between 1210 PM and 1220 PM. The photo was also featured on their http://www.wtvh.com website.


"We all learn by experience
but some of us have to go to summer school."

~ Peter De Vries

Thursday Challenge

Wednesday, September 10, 2008


Sky Over Vermont

Thank God men cannot as yet fly
and lay waste the sky as well as the earth!”

~ Henry David Thoreau

Lens Day

Tuesday, September 9, 2008


The Bailey Brothers

"Ah, music. A magic beyond all we do here!"

~ J. K. Rowling

Tuesday Challenge

Monday, September 8, 2008


"The covetous man is ever in want."

~ Horace

Moody Monday

Sunday, September 7, 2008

Something on the Floor

Baby's First Rattle

"Would those of you in the cheaper seats clap your hands?
And the rest of you, if you'll just rattle your jewelry."

~ John Lennon


This entry received the top three number of votes
from the 'Something on the Floor' challenge.

Saturday, September 6, 2008


Shea Stadium

"Condense some daily experience into a glowing symbol,
and an audience is electrified."

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson



First Haircut



"The freedom of all is essential to my freedom."

~ Mikhail Bakunin

Photo Sharks

Friday, September 5, 2008

The Ordinary

"A man can stand anything except a succession of ordinary days."

~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Photo Friday

Thursday, September 4, 2008


"Men have become fools with their tools."

~ Thomas Elisha Stewart

Thursday Challenge

Wednesday, September 3, 2008


"Castles made of sand fall in the sea eventually."

~ Jimi Hendrix

Lens Day

Tuesday, September 2, 2008


Orange Necklace on Water

Tuesday Challenge

Monday, September 1, 2008


"It doesn't make a difference what temperature a room is,
it's always room temperature."

~ Steven Wright

Photo Sharks


The Fickle Finger of Fate

Moody Monday