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Home Sweet Home

While my excursion to the northeast corner of Massachusetts was "wall to wall" great fun, I am once again at home. I guess I needed to get away because this place doesn't seem to be choking me so much now…

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All Is Well

In the event that anyone is actually reading this, I must say that I am extremely excited at the prospect of moving forward with Slices of the Gradient with a new outlook. The fact is, the photos that inspired the…

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More Beach

Hot, sunny, slightly balmy, repeat Great day on the beach Friday. Friends on the beach for Saturday I'm almost done. What a great end to a crazy, insane, inspired, party-filled spring and summer. Happy 50th Class of 1977! Did I…

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Beach

That's all. Just...the beach today. More later Great hang with Mark DeVoto yesterday. Looking forward to reading from Fowler's "Modern English Usage" which he gave me a copy of. :-) Scheduling, grant application revisions, maybe some melodic thoughts on the…

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Etch-A-Sketch

It has been so wonderful to be in Salisbury Beach, MA...my stompin' grounds. The beach is beautiful, the weather is gorgeous and walking/jogging on the beach has been quite effective at clearing my head Time with old friends, long lost…

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Forward Motion

I'm very excited to take a little excursion to see old friends and clear my head of these "four wall." I'm grateful for the challenge that is before me and very excited to see Mark DeVoto this week to talk…

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Comparisions

Now that I have seen the commercial photographers' shots of this enormous and beautiful fountain at Carlton Gardens in Melbourne, Australia, I have to say--always being objective--that Whatizzname's shot I am calling "The Fountain" is even more amazing than I…

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The Fountain

Related photographs of "The Fountain" as described in my entry of 8/24/09 are now posted in the photo gallery. I'm also hot on the trail of hot pink water lilies with canary yellow lily pads. I'm SOOO HAPPY!!!!!!!!!! :-) --AB

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Some OTHER Photos of Chac Mol (Chac Mool)

The natives spell the name of this underwater cavern, or 'cenote,' Chac Mool. Perhaps Chac Mol is an American concept of its spelling I would like to thank my Facebook friend, whom I shall call Ms. Torres for now, for…

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Chac Mol

I am very excited to have suddenly realized that I have other photographs of Chac Mol (Chac Mool), the aforementioned cenote in Mexico, that illustrate the beauty of this underwater cavern. While they are wonderful photographs, they are very different…

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There's No Place Like Home...

When I was younger and spending my life at our ocean-front property at 62 Central Ave in Salisbury, MA, I always told myself that it was important to take a lesson from one of my favorite movies and remember that…

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Inspiration Undaunted...but JEEZ LOUISE!!!

LOL I have been laughing through this whole "wellspring" of writing, inhaling and drinking in everything that good, inspired material offers However, today at precisely 6:15 pm, I had a 'figurative' head-on collision. I suddenly had to begin crawling under…

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