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    In Pursuit of a Dream Born near the end of the ‘Baby Boomer Era’, Brian grew up in south-western Ontario. Living in a village of 1,000 people in the 70’s he [keep reading]
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    This is a call for “Guest Posts” on this blog. Although I have plenty to say, I can only write from within my own world view. Learning increases both my brain and [keep reading]
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    Saturday evening Sister Heidi Hideyhoe joined Sister Flirt in attending the Evolution Theatre Company production of The Temperamentals. It presents the story of the founding [keep reading]
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    As regular readers are aware, I am a big fan of Sean Martin; creator of Doc & Raider, The Littlest Blog and his other work. Fans of D&R know that current strips and [keep reading]
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    Time to move on, at least for now, from the slow, painful demise of SiriusXM’s withOutQ channel. Turning now to news (not today’s, but still something of [keep reading]
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    This started out as an Open Letter to the management of SiriusXM and specifically their OutQ channel. As it progressed I realized it was actually a rumination on something I [keep reading]

Designs I Like

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    Spring Into Fall Sale: Save 50% on Wall Art We offer a large selection of images as true photographic prints, all well-suited to framing. Over a dozen galleries contain [keep reading]
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    Every day; Miracles     This book started as a collection of images shot as assignments for a Digital Photography course at Columbus State Community College, along [keep reading]
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    Most of my images of roses (and other florals), rescue animals, shoefiti and various city scenes are from in and around Columbus, Ohio- where I’ve lived since 1996. I [keep reading]



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    Welcoming 2015 with one last (well, maybe) look at 2014. In response to 2011 New Year’s Meme at Life Over Here, by my good friend Kayecee. Here are my answers to her 30 [keep reading]
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    Perhaps this is the result of yesterday’s seminar on Storytelling for Photographers, or it could just be the way my brain deals with life, who knows? Be that as it may, [keep reading]
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    Driving home from taking jason to work (for 6am shift) I was listening to The Bridge; Channel 32 on Sirius Satellite Radio. The station plays “the softer side of [keep reading]

Brushing Fame

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    I’ve resisted writing this post because so many people have commented on Robin Williams’ passing- what could I add? The passing of Joan Rivers, a recent article [keep reading]
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    Over the past few days I have been contemplating a new blog post about Robin Williams, Lauren Bacall, selfishness, celebrity and my Grandma’s last few years- plus [keep reading]
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    Gratitude and Trust: Six Affirmations That Will Change Your Life by Paul Williams and Tracey Jackson Publication Date: September 16, 2014 The authors borrow heavily (and [keep reading]