Looking Upward

  { As observed by the wholly one-of-a-kind Oscar Wilde, “We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.” Perhaps with just a bit of imagination, we can look upon our life journeys to … Continue reading

Just for Fun: a Carefree Spin Through 1950’s Miami.

A while back, my brother Jeff recently sent along a YouTube clip that I thoroughly enjoyed, a travel advertisement of the early 1950’s sponsored by Chevrolet (“Let our behemoth mobiles be your magic carpets!”) celebrating a moment in time when … Continue reading

A Thing of Beauty: the Flowering Jade Vine.

The quality of mercy is not strain’d, It droppeth as the gentle rain from heaven — Wm. Shakespeare, Merchant of Venice Fully as beautiful, and unexpected, as mercy itself. QUITE possibly, on temporary loan from the Heavens. Side view of … Continue reading