For the past couple summers, I have been fascinated watching the Black and Yellow Garden Spiders growing and inhabiting their webs. Last year, there was a large female under one of the outside lights. One day when I went to check on her and she was missing a […]
I am currently on vacation, scuba diving in Curacao. Shortly after I first arrived, I was outside my patio door when I saw a rather large iguana on the path to my left. With my camera in hand, I followed, clicking away. Shortly, I heard a rustle from […]
The lake effect snow stormed in with a fury today. There is an estimate of over six feet of snow by the time this is done — and many areas of Buffalo and it’s surrounding areas are very very close. Updated 11/21: Below are some photos of people […]
Photos | Old Main Maximum Security Prison, Santa Fe, NM – Site of one of the worst prison riots in the US
Well, it’s actually been 1-1/2 years since I took this tour. Finally have uploaded the photos to the internet. The riot which occurred in this penitentiary is considered to be the nation’s most savage prison riot. I have posted a few images below. The rest can be found here […]
Better late than never, I suppose. Here are some of the photos I took at the Dia de los Muertos parade (Day of the Dead), also called the Marigold Parade, on Saturday, November 3, 2013 here in the south valley of Albuquerque NM.
Republican Senator Tom Coburn, Oklahoma, is crying that the costs for relief of the recent disastrous tornadoes must be offset by cutting back elsewhere. I have the perfect answer…. Cut back on the subsidies the oil companies receive. They are profiting more than ever. Plus they’re the ones, whether […]
I had no idea there was such a creature. I stepped outside earlier this morning to take a break from the computer and noticed what was not unlike a hummingbird flitting around from flower to flower. But it’s speed just wasn’t quite fast enough. Oh, this creature could […]
Sleep well, little fuzz-ball. Credit: Unknown
Okay, yeah…. it’s a comic. But I couldn’t resist….
Aogashima Island, Japan. An inhabited island which is actually a volcano within a volcano. 200 people actually inhabit the Japanese volcanic island of Aogashima, with only one school and a single post office. You may find more information about this island here and here. Best to click on […]