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Act as if you are enthusiastic. Eventually you will be. Act as if you are plugged into the electricity of life.


Exploring the High Museum

I love, love, love museums. Art museums, history museums, science museums, quirky niche museums, museums so archaically bad they’re good. You name it, I’ll visit. I was that nerdy kid who got bored on family vacations to the beach, but give me one museum or bookstore and I was good to go. 706 more words


Barn Swallow ~

The subject matter is so much more important than the photographer.  – Gordon Parks

Monochrome Madness will be posted later today for your viewing pleasure on Leanne Cole’s… 181 more words


a day at the museum II

More from my lovely visit to Atlanta’s High Museum of Art. Enjoy!  {And forgive me; I didn’t get the details of every exhibit/piece I photographed.} 83 more words


Less Talk... This Sunday Morning!

Photo Credit: Gordon Parks’ American Gothic. Portrait of government cleaning woman Ella Watson. Date, August 1942.


How the Class of 1958 Celebrated ‘Gay Schooltime Memories’

The haircuts are different and the hemlines are shorter, but the 1958 graduating class at Long Island’s Hempstead High was as ready for a taste of freedom as today’s outgoing high school seniors are. 191 more words