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FINDING GOD Photographing creation

FINDING GOD Photographing creation

FINDING GOD Photographing creation An Astro-photographic primer—the Why and How The heavens declare the glory of God;     The skies proclaim the work of his hands. WHY: Humanity has always gazed to the stars enamored by the beauty above. Our minds are reaching for an...

James Bond is Dead

James Bond is Dead

James Bond is Dead His duty done, evil vanquished, no place to flee, bleeding profusely from a poisoned bullet, he struggles mightily to the highest point to witness his end—a final call to the beauty he loved and the child who made his life right, as the missiles...

Portraits of Blue Jays

Portraits of Blue Jays

It is 30 degrees below zero, but we are warm in the house. My gaze from the window caught a sparrow digging in the snow below the feeder. I hated the idea of getting dressed in boots, gloves, Insulated Bib Overalls, and my Russian Winters hat to fill the bird feeders....

SUGAR and KEROSENE

SUGAR and KEROSENE

SUGAR and KEROSENE The Hope of the new year The North Country does not shed a sign of a new year as the change of seasons does. The snow remains deep, and the cold still penetrates the soul; everything remains as the day before; only the date entry changes to 2022....

CAMP GRANADA

CAMP GRANADA

CAMP GRANADA "Hello Mudda, Hello Fadda, here I am at camp Granada;" Allan Sherman released that song in 1963, two years after my incarceration at Camp Dominic Savio. My mother meant well and was happy to get me out of her hair for two weeks; she had no idea what was...

An Abundant Life

An Abundant Life

An Abundant Life Walter F. "Happy" Goodman. First Interview Once I believed in chance encounters; now I know providence arranges every meeting, nothing is left to chance. I have postponed writing this story far too long; my life events placed Walters Memoirs in my...

THERE’S A STORM A COMING

THERE’S A STORM A COMING

STORM CLOUDS I call it the "someday I am gonna," syndrome, the procrastinator's poem. My thoughts venture into regrettable choices and missed opportunities as I approach the final chapter in life; I made a Jethro Bowl full of dumb-ass turns and regret everyone....

FLY LIKE AN EAGLE

FLY LIKE AN EAGLE

FLY LIKE AN EAGLE Yet those who wait for the Lord Will gain new strength; They will mount up with wings like eagles, They will run and not get tired, They will walk and not become weary. Isaiah 40:31 I intended today's blog to be purely about photography and the...

A GRATEFUL NATION TAKES ROOT

A GRATEFUL NATION TAKES ROOT

A GRATEFUL NATION TAKES ROOT "Lastly and chiefly, the way to prosper and achieve good success is to make yourselves all of one mind for the good of your country and your own, and to serve and fear God the giver of all goodness." The charter of the Virginia Company...

CURLY’S LAW

CURLY’S LAW

CURLY'S LAW THE CROSS BEFORE THE CROWN "The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well." Ralph Waldo Emerson "Life is a journey, not a destination." ―...

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