Monthly Archives: November 2010

30 Days of Posts (and iPod/iPhone Apps, too!)

I just wasn’t feeling “National” Blog Post Month (NaBloPoMo) this year. Last November I think everything came together: I had just started setting free my thoughts about diabetes, and I was just getting back into the swing of writing here. … Continue reading

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The Word of the Day…

I will take on anyone at Scrabble, the greatest board game of all time. During Mom and Miles’s time here we played about a half-dozen games. My performance was okay, but in my heart I know that no game will … Continue reading

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Decorating

Lisa has to go back to work tomorrow . . . sadness. Today, on her last day of freedom, we bought a Christmas tree, and Mom helped decorate it. Tomorrow is her and Miles’s last day here before leaving very early on Tuesday.

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Make-up Day

Oops! I missed posting something new yesterday. I was too distracted by my new iPod Touch. (Sweetness!). So here’s a photograph of Lisa from today’s outing to make up for yesterday. Lisa on Nantasket Beach – Hull, Mass.

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South Shore

Our guests wanted a little photography adventure, so we took a trip to the South Shore towns of Scituate, Cohasset, Hingham, and Hull. Here are a few photographs. Scituate, Mass. Scituate, Mass. Hull, Mass.

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Mail Fail

Esteemed coworkers: Even in this day of e-mail and text messaging it would behove you to learn how to address and stamp an envelope. Remember these three tips: Confine the receiver’s address to the right-hand 2/3 of the envelope. Put … Continue reading

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Road Trip

Mom’s flight was canceled due to the blizzard messing up their Salt Lake City connection and getting planes there and whatnot. That left me with some extra time this evening to make a few more scans. (And I didn’t have … Continue reading

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New Discoveries

We have guests coming tomorrow — my mom and step-dad — which explains why posting has been a little light here recently and will likely continue that way for the next week. (I hope you like photographs, because you’re likely … Continue reading

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When I Look at the Commonwealth

While looking through the 200-or-so* slides that I might use in the first volume of my “Commonwealth” project book, I noticed a few things. Well, first off, I noticed that I’ve photographed in many more towns than I had thought … Continue reading

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Leyden, Mass.

I think I might have talked myself out for a little while. Until I decide what I want to say, here are a couple more photographs. This pair hail from the little town of Leyden, way out in Western Mass.

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Another Photograph from the Commonwealth Project

Here’s a photograph that I made in a rather run-down part of Worcester in the summer of 2006.

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Serenity Now!

ॐG! What a nutty day. Yet, there’s not much to report. It’s what you might call a slow news day. I would post a picture or two, but I’ve been copying all of my photographs to a larger drive for … Continue reading

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Thanks, Bike

I feel like a daytime television commercial, but . . . this was me in early June 2009, right after I got my bike: And here I am today: That is all. Updated 23 November 2010: Here I am in (more or less) … Continue reading

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Getting Back to It

Leslie wants to know when I’m going to start self-publishing my “Commonwealth Project” photographs. Soon! I’ve set it aside for far too long. The book helped me decide that it’s time to get back to it. It’s possible that the … Continue reading

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Blurb Book Review

The photo book we designed and printed using Blurb arrived today. We both really like it! After all, it’s a bound book of our photographs. What’s not to love? What’s that? You want something more nuanced? You want to know … Continue reading

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