Winter arrives…the temperatures drop, winds begin to howl, there’s a pink to the atmosphere, heralding, perhaps, a coming storm. I’m ready for a wall of snow. I’ve been waiting for the winter of all winter’s ever since I moved to the Northeast. Five years, I’ve been waiting. I’d be lying if I said that IContinue reading “A Pink to the Atmosphere”
This is an unusual winter day, in central New York…wet and windy after a night and morning of torrid rain. We continue this winter’s pattern of unusually mild weather with spikes of freeze. The rainbow was a nice surprise, Henry and Valentine sauntering beneath it, too. Ah, winter in central New York… Just over fiveContinue reading “The Mr. Henry And Mrs. Valentine enjoying a stroll. This is central New York, enjoying El Niño.”
Shoulders A man crosses the street in rain, stepping gently, looking two times north and south, because his son is asleep on his shoulder. No car must splash him. No car drive too near to his shadow. This man carries the world’s most sensitive cargo but he’s not marked. Nowhere does his jacket say FRAGILE,Continue reading “Shoulders, a poem by Naomi Shihab Nye”
I did it! I love taking iPhone photos. I have had several shows in the past year and I have sold a great number of photos to a wonderful group of collectors. But, I have never entered a mobile photography contest. It’s like my writing. I have written scores of poems, have read them inContinue reading “3 DAYS LEFT to submit your portfolio to the Mobile Masters Contest!”
Just shipped 5 limited editions to Putnam, CT, today! The Empty Spaces Project – Putnam, CT, Artist reception, Sept 13. See you there? https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.318874974924465.1073741840.295934220551874&type=1
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