I am not a South African blogger myself but having strong ties to one, I keep an eye on the yearly South African Blog Awards and dutifully cast my vote when the time comes. This year, however, I was stunned to discover a new twist in the voting system: for some unfathomable reason, organizers have…Details
Below is a section of the Brooklyn Bridge Park that remains under construction, as seen from the Brooklyn Promenade above the (B)BQE. Similar posts: Brooklyn Bridge Park Panoramic View Getting bent for the Brooklyn Bridge Gothamist Picks Up the Brooklyn Bridge Cyclist-Tourist Story East River, Brooklyn Bridge The Routine of Tourist-Cyclist Clashes on the Brooklyn…Details
As Marie posted recently, the roof farm has been under assault by a battalion of enormous tobacco hornworms. They are green, somewhat pretty and they devour our tomato plants at a record speed. Check out her post for great pictures of the bandits in action. So before waging a final battle against the invader, I…Details
"Lying in a den in Brooklyn With a slack jaw, and not much to win I said to the Marie, ‘Are you trying to tempt me Because I come from the land of plenty?’And she said…" "Yes." Score! Similar posts: Unfinished Brooklyn Bridge Park Getting bent for the Brooklyn Bridge Brooklyn Bridge Park Panoramic View…Details
These images didn’t make the cut but I am posting them now for documentary purposes, in a more down-to-earth look at Rockport and the Cape Ann area. Truly lovely, still.
UPDATE: Apologies to those of you who were stuck with the Rockport panorama coming up instead of this one. There was a conflict between two panoramas on the same page (sloppy coding on my part, I placed them in identically named DIV’s.) What happened is that once you switched to the comment page, a single…Details