Settle, Petal – nothing’s perfect

I’m not the world’s worst photographer.  I’m not exactly a professional either.  My camera is usually on “auto” and it’s rarely that I fiddle with settings.  Start talking about aperture or shutter speed and my eyes literally glaze over.  I do enjoy snapping pictures though, so a few years ago, in an effort to tryContinue reading “Settle, Petal – nothing’s perfect”

Don’t be an asshole

My dream is to live in a secluded cabin somewhere, hidden from the fast paced world and all its annoyances. Somewhere quiet.  Oh, so, so unbelievably quiet.  But not so hidden that I can’t get to a theatre, or live music show, or restaurant, or sports game.  If teleportation became a reality, my dream couldContinue reading “Don’t be an asshole”

Happily average

“I want to play hockey,” I announced to my mother at age 11.   My enthusiasm to partake was not backed up by any kind of natural ability for the sport.  Any sport, for that matter. Several years and a lot of practice sessions later I had elevated my status to “not picked last”.  I wasContinue reading “Happily average”