General, Weather

Snow Play Time…

The so-called "Beast from the East" arrived overnight and we finally got about 3 inches of snow.  Now, those of you know my blog, know I love snow and have been waiting for a good snowfall since 2010, and today it arrived, but it did not last too long as the sun came out and the… Continue reading Snow Play Time…

General, The World At War

A Powerful Speech

I abhor war and all that it stands for.  Merciless killing in the name of power, religion, territory, or the age old "I want what you have". Charlie Chaplin in "The Great Dictator" performs a speech that makes sense, even more so now that there has been further loss of life around the planet, all in the… Continue reading A Powerful Speech

General, Music

This is the Picture (Excellent Birds)

I have been a fan of both Peter Gabriel and Laurie Anderson for many decades now.  Peter Gabriel is a genius and his music has an addictive quality that seats itself in the far recess of your brain, and once there, you need to feed on his music.  Laurie Anderson, like Gabriel is a genius, but… Continue reading This is the Picture (Excellent Birds)