Insulators

          Some twenty-five years ago, my carrier often took me on the road, occasionally providing time and places to explore. In this case it was a few miles east of Wellsville, NY – Allegheny County, just a few miles north of the central Pennsylvania boarder. I walked along an old, rickety railroad track that had seen better days, and captured these images, and a souvenir hidden in the Brush with a long ago downed and forgotten telegraph pole.

Thanks for viewing, zoom in for a closer look, and comments are always welcome. M 🙂

Home Building: A Backyard Labor of Love

->ZOOM IN for a Nice Look…

DSC_0863
“Hmmm, Here we go!”

 

DSC_0868
“Ahhh, a ‘ramp!'”

 

DSC_0908
“This is not easy!”

 

DSC_0873
“Euunnuphheugh”

 

DSC_0879
“Finally, THE spot”

 

DSC_0834
“Whew, a little rest”

 

DSC_0844
“I love Naptime!”

 

DSC_0835
“But, I’m on the clock, …work to do!”

 

DSC_0843
“feel like I’m being watched!”

 

DSC_0888
“Lot easier going down”

 

DSC_0883
“Take this short-cut here…”

 

DSC_0884
“A little levitation here!”

 

DSC_0895
“Another awesome  landing!!”

 

DSC_0885
“Yahoo!”

 

DSC_0887
” …and a little end run to do it all again!!”

 

DSC_0889
“WAIT!   …Am I being Photographed????

Photos from our back yard, late April 2019

Thanks for viewing, Comments are always welcome. Note: This is a REAL Squirrel, no actors are used,   and zoom in for a closer look, …but good luck trying that!  M 🙂

Higher Education: The Marginal Takeaway

Above: “Bounce,” an early envisioned form of nuclear deterrent.

 We’ve been busy cleaning out our attic, including boxes and boxes of old high school and college workbooks and paraphernalia. Lurking in the margins and edges of these otherwise “academic” journals are the innermost and most provocative thoughts and revelations of higher education …the DOODLES!

 

The Cuban Missile Crisis, Vietnam, Woodstock, Social Pressures and Change – Doodles.

Thanks for viewing. Zoom in for a closer look, and comments are always welcomed. M 🙂

 

 

 

That Reminds Me of …Something! Hmmm

A while ago, I came across this curious gemstone-like proto-sand grain, lying by the ocean on Island Beach State Park in NJ.

Last week …I saw something that reminded of this while lying on the couch at home!

Orientated correctly, below, it is seen as one of the ceiling accent lights.

If nothing else, this exercise simply brought to my attention that I need to repaint the ceiling …soon!  😦

 

As usual, thanks for viewing, and comments are always welcome M 🙂

Expectations!

Far from being a professional photographer, I nonetheless occasionally capture some moments, as at this reception some years ago following the marriage of two close friends. 

On this evening, the bouquet would land in the hands of another, just out of sight to the left.

As usual, comments are always welcome. Thanks for viewing. M 🙂