Monday, September 29, 2008
From left to right, Brenda Hillman, Jane Hirshfield, Ted Kooser (poet laureate 2004-2006--I was exhausted when I first posted this, duh.) Taken 9/26 at Festival.
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Wednesday, September 24, 2008
Tuesday, September 23, 2008
Monday, September 22, 2008
as viewed from Pier Park.
NOTE: I am leaving tomorrow to drive to the Dodge Poetry Festival. I
will be camping along the way and when I get there so prolly won't be
on-line. I will be back in about a week and a half.
Sunday, September 21, 2008
I am leaving Tuesday morning for an 8-day trip and since I will be camping, often in remote places, I probably will be unable to post most of the time.
Saturday, September 20, 2008
like the frog, but I miss the lighthouse.
There are signs all over saying no fishing in harbor or boatwelss, but
everyone does anyway.
We get there by motorcycle if it isn't raining.
Best of all is the sunset boat races. YAY!
The first picture is cut off because I'm trying to learn to make the pictures bugger but am not very successful yet. If you click on it you can see the whole picture.
Friday, September 19, 2008
Old Man Lincoln's pictures are better than mine, too. I wish I knew how to make mine bigger.
Thursday, September 18, 2008
heard a beep beep and turned to see a TRAIN approaching through the
mall--new to us! People were riding along happily relaxed. Since it
was pouring rain outside and I couldn't walk outside, we were at the
mall to walk--mall walking (ugh!), so we didn't ride the train.
Wednesday, September 17, 2008
sale and I kept eying it, thinking I wanted to but it but it's pending
a sale now. (First two pix). The Third picture is a house on the
block behind us. And we finally got rain. YAY! The garden is happy.
The last one is one of my new paintings.
Tuesday, September 16, 2008
Monday, September 15, 2008
Detroit. They made pottery and tiles and their tiles are used
everywhere in Detroit, inside and outside buildings, fireplaces,
entryways, all over. They are located on Jefferson a ways out from
downtown and have a wonderful store. We have some Pewabic tiles and
doodads at our house.
Sunday, September 14, 2008
wild--a black swallowtail on a thistle and a monarch on Queen Ann's
lace. The last one is looking up into a geranium blossom. Tomorrow I
hope to post some pix from Peweabic Pottery. (Hope I remember!) (Hope
yr having a nice weekend!)
Saturday, September 13, 2008
Friday, September 12, 2008
in the cultural district has moved 4 blacks farther away. Now to get
to it, you have to drive though an underpass in a building. There you
are greeted by a huge new building. Across from the underpass is the
Detroit museum of COntemporary art. I think it may be undergoing