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Archive for the ‘Americana’ Category

Becoming Michelle Obama

December 5, 2018

When it comes to post White House memoirs, Michelle Obama may well prove to be the better half, even though her husband has the better track record in regards to book sales.

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Witch

November 1, 2018

The water witch is very much at home walking through the forest at night.

Ghost

October 25, 2018

A house built atop a potter’s field could yield a ghost or two.

A Fiddle Story

September 29, 2018

Maybe, mastery of a musical instrument should be a pre-requisite for seeking political office.

Food

September 27, 2018

The orange tree bears a sweet fruit.

Jail

August 30, 2018

A jail window lets in ever so slightly a ray of hope.

Rainbow

August 16, 2018

The best thing about rainbow pie is that it’s free.

Dog

August 2, 2018

When the Blue Dog shows up, Snoopy ain’t home.

Outer Space

July 5, 2018

Undeterred by the lack of a spaceship, this astronaut cruises peacefully through unknown worlds.

All Time Favorites for Last Posting of the Daily Post Photo Challenge

May 30, 2018

An adobe church with the Pleiades star cluster as a backdrop (Thank you NASA)

When Stars Go Bad

May 26, 2018

Despite the alarming number of stars and celebrities, being citing for amoral conduct, some of the artistic accomplishments from this not-so-elite group will probably stand the test of time.

Twisted

May 23, 2018

Twisted does not always indicate an unstable mental state.

Liquid

May 17, 2018

Murky water from this Down East harbor does strange things to the reflections and shadows from the boats.

A Place in the World

May 9, 2018

Finding your place in the world can sometimes take a lifetime.

Unlikely

May 3, 2018

Encountering a blue elephant is not an everyday event.

Awakening

April 11, 2018

Shiprock is a huge rock monolith in Northwestern New Mexico and known to the Navajos as Tse Bit’a’i or “Winged Rock.”

Smile

April 4, 2018

No matter what misfortune comes your way, crack a smile.

Rise/Set

March 28, 2018

A winter sunrise is worth the effort to witness.

My Favorite Place

March 21, 2018

Technology can sometimes be photogenic.

I’d Rather Be

March 14, 2018

Though my present locale is not bad (Southern Utah),I’d rather be sailing along the Coast of Maine in the summer time of course.

Out of This World

March 1, 2018

The view of Saturn from Jupiter must be fabulous.

Tour Guide

February 7, 2018

The eagle loves to fish and is not adverse to obtaining his food by theft.

Blue

January 30, 2018

The arrival of nightfall is announced by some very deep shades of blue.

Variations on a Theme

January 24, 2018

Arrows are everywhere. They give us directions and hopefully point us in the right direction.

The Number 5

January 23, 2018

This is how you count to five, the old way

Silence

January 17, 2018

Sometimes, it pays not to be silent. At other times the chorus of protests can be deafening.

Guitar

January 13, 2018

Picture of a guitar making a blue sound

Weathered

January 10, 2018

Checkerboard Mesa in Zion National Park is where this weathered desert scene takes place.

Map

January 4, 2018

The pirate’s map of buried island lead to a deserted island.

Happy New Year

January 2, 2018

The New Year is here and as we head back to whatever we do during the year, it might be wise to stop, pause and ponder where we are headed.