Why I Travel

June 10, 2009     I am only 21,547 days old. I can remember many of them, starting with swatting mosquitoes on the screen that covered the top of my baby crib.  I can recall slithering out from under it and grasping the white crib’s round rails as I slid to the floor landing atop the […]

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Turkey day in America

Americans have much to be thankful for this year.  A good turkey beats a lame duck any day.  This one was flirting with me at Fort Louisbourg, Nova Scotia, Canada.  She was very happy with me until I shot her 20 times (with the camera).

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Austin Rowing Club Fleet Day photo

From the side of the Ann Richards Bridge (Congress Avenue) over Lady Bird Lake (formerly Town Lake) the Austin Rowing Club filled it’s boats with picture perfect volunteers. The two ladies on the left were particularly photogenic just below me. A wide panorama of five images spanning almost 180 degrees.  25% of the net proceeds from […]

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National Novel Writing Month

This is National Novel Writing Month if you were unaware.  I only learned of the event last night in late evening reading in Macworld (thank you Jason Snell).  I have signed up and will in the next day or so formulate my plan to write 50,000 words by the end of the month.  Since I […]

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