Tarmac ribbons criss-crossing the landscape, dusty back roads twisting between the cool shadows of ancient pines, and less traveled pathways connecting present to past, all I wander, seeking, seeing, with my keyboard and camera capturing scenes and stories to share with you.

Now in its seventh year, this venue has become an important part of my life, a place where I can express my thoughts and feelings about the things I see and do, hoping the process brings me a bit closer to friends and family who enjoy sharing my sometimes chaotic and often nonlinear observations and ideas. A journal, I suppose, but one with which I find pleasure in thinking others are alongside me on my journey.

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February 6, 2014


... my friendly friend neighborhood bookseller, hard at work wheelin' and dealin' ... shot with my new d7000, loaded to and processed on my ipad mini ... after that was what i hope is a backdoor method to get around the ridiculous image uploading limitations apple built into the ipad's operating system ... here goes ...

... if i've figured this out, when the picture is mouse-clicked upon a high-quality version should open in the blogspot's image viewer ...