And then some…

At first I thought the birds had simply found a pleasant, albeit ironic, perch. A metal sculpture of a great bird, a raven or a large crow, perhaps, secured to a black pole and grounded in a garden. I was looking for birds, camera in hand, eyes scanning the winter landscape, where leaves do not … Continue reading And then some…

Life in a big city brings out the lilac lust in me

I am breathing a sigh of relief. The season of my temptation is nearly done and I leave it with almost a clear conscience. I have pinched but one wee lilac blossom. Sadly, as is the case with most crimes and misdemeanors, my petty thievery did little to assuage my obsession. While I only broke … Continue reading Life in a big city brings out the lilac lust in me