Simplicity

I took a lot of pictures of the Mississinewa 1812 reenactments in 2019. Little did I know that this October 2019 event would be the last road trip until 2021. Hopefully, the pandemic will be under control this year so that my trips across America can continue. I chose this picture for today due primarily […]

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Wall Art

For this post, I give you a piece of wall art. I mean that literally “wall art”. I need to give you a little background before I tell you more about it. I went deaf in 1988. It was not a sudden thing, it slowly evolved for a 20-year period. One of the things I […]

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What A basket!!

No, this isn’t some trick using photoshop, it was a real corporate headquarters located in Berlin Ohio called Longaberger Baskets. Unfortunately, they went out of business in 2018 after 45 years. They started up again in 2019 with digital sales only but are only a shell of their former self. We visited there in 2008 […]

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Beauty and the beast

It is interesting how our perspectives change in different circumstances. Ice storms are always treacherous and cost many lives on the road. But, now that I am retired and don’t have to get out of the house except when I want to, I can see the beauty of ice. This picture was taken almost 10 […]

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Coastal Taco

I love things that are unique and this picture is one of them. I love the randomness of the wires and lighting. This picture was taken at Coastal Taco in Cleveland Ohio. The building and even the menu were unique. And the tacos were pretty good. Here is a couple more pictures for your perusal.

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Canadian Creativity

I’ve seen many creative windmills in my time but I think this one tops the list. It was taken at the Canada Agricultural Museum near Ottawa Canada.

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Creativity At Its Most Basic

I wish I could remember more about this particular image. From my gps data I know it was taken just north of Columbus Ohio but my memory escapes me on more details. That seems to be happening more and more lately. 🥸 Any way I celebrate the creativity of whoever made it.

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Chillin Out In Cleveland

A little self-abstract for you today. While visiting some high school classmates in Cleveland we decided to see the famous city market there. The original of this abstract was taken at a small café that was in the same building. It ended up that the market was closed that day (Tuesday?), but we still enjoyed […]

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George Washington Slept Here?

I came across this guy at a rendezvous near Chicago in 2017. He does look remarkably like George Washington doesn’t he? But I guess all the people in the background say otherwise. 😉

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Ewe, Me & The Apple Tree

I have a painting with the words of the title above, so when I saw it in real life I HAD to take a quick picture. 😎

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Most Beautiful

I want to present you with one of my 5star photos from my portfolio. It is of a junkyard in La Fruto Colorado. We happened upon it on our return trip from Santa Fe in 2015. I couldn’t believe my eyes when I first saw it so had to go back for another view. It […]

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Ode to The Hardware Store

I am old enough to remember hardware stores like this one. They were a big part of my growing up as I found myself fascinated by all the things and wanted to know what they did. This hardware store is still in service in a small town in Indiana.  There aren’t any Lowes or Home […]

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Celebration of Glass

I was recently at the Ft. Wayne Museum of Art and came across a fabulous collection of glass. If I remember right it was on loan from the New York Museum of Modern Art. I have always been fascinated by glass art and this was the best I have seen. This is one of those […]

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Frank Lloyd Wright

I give you the Frank Lloyd Wright house near Springfield Ohio. I have been trying out about a dozen apps to find just what I want. This picture is a combination of two different ones. Looks kinda nice in a Van Gogh type way, but I need more practice yet. I give this about a […]

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Almost Too Small To See

I give you a picture of a flower that is almost too small to see without some micro capabilities. I found it on a stalk of our indoor spider plant and took it with my new Sony RX 10 IV camera.

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