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Happy Easter ~*~

First and foremost, Happy Easter
Even though it was a few days ago it’s still fresh in my mind!!

My weekend, like most, was filled with new discoveries and adventure. 856 more words

Pottery class: weeks 1 & 2

Four weeks ago, Phillip and I started pottery class at the local community center.  When I was a child, I took ceramics camps for several summers and for quite some time I had played with the idea of looking for classes in Seattle – when I mentioned it to Phillip, he seemed keen to join on, too!   365 more words


Reinventing Edith Macefield

Recently somebody randomly contacted me through Flickr about my 2008 photos of Edith Macefield’s house.    They were looking for info about Macefield for an article in the Architecture section of a Czech web site. 746 more words

Easter Sunday Round-Up Of New Tunes

Easter Sunday brings a basket full of sweet new treats spinning in rotation at Pop That Goes Crunch radio. Although the first song has a winter theme, you’ll ultimately see a lot of “sun” in this week’s round-up. 352 more words


Metaphysical and Transcendent Cubism

Corpus Hypercubus (Crucifixion), Salvador Dalí, 1954

Salvador Dalí’s inspiration for Corpus Hypercubus came from his change in artistic style during the 1940s and 1950s. 837 more words



“Later, as he sat on his balcony eating the dog, Dr Robert Laing reflected on the unusual events that had taken place within this huge apartment building during the previous three months. 189 more words


Girls weekend in Seattle

Hot, running water? Daily showers? Spacious bed? Laundry? Yes, please!

While Jared braved the elements on a massive volcano, I spent 5 luxurious days in Seattle with my  527 more words