Check on the square

“Chess teaches foresight, by having to plan ahead; vigilance, by having to keep watch over the whole chess board; caution, by having to restrain ourselves from making hasty moves; and finally, we learn… Continue reading

Three best friends

“Dogs are our link to paradise. They don’t know evil or jealousy or discontent.  To sit with a dog on a hillside on a glorious afternoon is to be back in Eden, where… Continue reading

A hot day for walking the dogs

“It’s a sure sign of summer if the chair gets up when you do.” – Walter Winchell

Music on the streets

“As a busker, one thing that does not work is self-consciousness. A busker needs to be working. A busker needs to shed all ego and get down to work. Play your songs, play… Continue reading

When there’s nowhere else to go

“You take my life when you take the means whereby I live.” – William Shakespeare, The Merchant of Venice

Street photography in Tokyo

I just stumbled across this video concerning street photography in Tokyo.  I’m not sure it teaches much about the art of street photography, but it was so visually appealing, I thought I’d share… Continue reading

Dueling banjos

The Appalachian Jam is held every Saturday, May through October, on the town square in Dahlonega, GA.  Anyone with an instrument is invited to play along and a good time is had by all.

Sportsmanship lives

“One man practicing sportsmanship is far better than a hundred teaching it.” – Knute Rockne Especially when it’s an adult mentoring a youngster.

Everybody Street

Assuming that you have some level of interest in street photography, you were after all viewing street photographs when you stumbled across this post, you might want to check out a film currently showing… Continue reading

Breaking away

“Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.” – Albert Einstein And your mother is not always just behind you!