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Throwback Thursday: Armchair Lifers

In October of 2012 Jaime and I spent 10 days in Europe by way of London and Paris. It was the best trip I have ever been on.  750 more words


Blue Bell tested the water.  It never failed; the water was often to hot for lap swimming or too cold for recreational splashing.  Lance, the Pool Boy, needed have a public performance review within ear shot of management at the Foggy Bottoms Resort and Spa.  19 more words


The Rock Pigeon is a bird so common and widespread as to be overlooked, even ignored. I found this individual uncommonly, strikingly attractive.


Kenny left us suddenly this morning.  He didn’t suffer.  He was hit from behind with the force of an NFL line backer by the resident Hawk. 79 more words

Ice Carving

Tonight was the Governor’s Ball at the Foggy Bottoms Resort and Spa.  The Chef de l’Hotel asked a guest to model as a Swan to be created in an ice carving for the head table.  16 more words


I still call them Rock Pigeons, although their name has changed – along with that of so many other birds – to Speckled Pigeon ( 300 more words