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Easy Living

Gabriel was just here for an absolutely wonderful three week visit, and we did something that I don’t typically do: American tourism. I’ve been quite a few places in the country, but most of that is due to two things: visiting family, and attending Speech and Debate tournaments. 1,722 more words


This Ought to be Good

Rant time.

I get so tired of mindless engineers “fixing” things because they really need something to do in their lives. WordPress has changed the entire way that I add a post to Storyteller. 205 more words


Dog Days, Dog Stars and Backatown

The dog days of summer are here. Many of the city’s best restaurants are closed for a two-week break. Many of our friends are some place else.  152 more words

Ray Laskowitz

Little Moments

Jazz funerals and second lines are historically and culturally driven.

For me, as a photographer, the establishing scenes are very important. Those are the ones like the picture I posed yesterday. 116 more words

Ray Laskowitz

A snippet from yesterday’s funeral.

New Orleans

July 27, 2014

grafitti white wall
silence enters second line
new reflections

© Amanda Stemen – 2014