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Hero

January 17, 2019

Nothing is more delicious to a Superhero than a hero.

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Death and the Eternal Journey

January 11, 2019

Nobody really knows what awaits us after we die….perhaps that’ why there are so many different ideas.

Sci-Fi Songs and Ballads

January 9, 2019

Mankind’s exploration of outer space has, as a sideline, created all kinds of stories, some of which, have been put to song.

Hemingway and Havana

January 8, 2019

A look at Hemingway’s years in Cuba will help demonstrate some interesting aspects of the author’s life.

Game

January 3, 2019

Playing the sandlot, when the sandlot is covered with ice is a great pastime.

I’m Dreaming of a White Christmas

December 27, 2018

A White Christmas is not always something to be admired.

Good King Wenceslas

December 26, 2018

Good King Wenceslas is a joyous song that celebrates the life of a saint that was murdered by his brother.

Winter

December 20, 2018

With a blanket of snow, this warm house defies the winter cold.

Chef

December 12, 2018

The Swedish Chef has entertained audiences around the world.

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.

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.

Funk

July 12, 2018

A picture doesn’t have to be figurative to express the visual concept of funk.

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.

Utopia

May 10, 2018

A sailor’s paradise might look something like this.

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.

Prolific

April 18, 2018

A Woman can never have too many hats.

Smile

April 4, 2018

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

Out of This World

March 1, 2018

The view of Saturn from Jupiter must be fabulous.

A Face in the Crowd

February 21, 2018

These “faces in a crowd” are very well schooled.

Variations on a Theme

January 24, 2018

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

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

The Letter A

January 11, 2018

A modernist composition with the letter A.