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Shelby Farms, Second Line, Bicycle Bag, Mid-South Renaissance Faire

Day off number two. Bike ride anyone? I did a two hour ride; Shelby Farms and back ride. Nice ride, except I forgot my water… 367 more words

Living Loud In Midtown - Memphis TN

A Street Portrait

It’s just a theory. My theory. But, I have long believed that you can use events to make other kinds of pictures. That you don’t always have to literally document the scene as it unfolds. 155 more words

Ray Laskowitz

Satchmo Again

A few more.

I try to keep my promises to you. So, here are a few more pictures from the Satchmo second line. I think I mentioned yesterday, that we honor famous trumpeter player Louis Armstrong with a festival. 191 more words

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Satchmo Second Line

Satchmo Second Line.

Now this second line has some serious tradition behind it. We celebrate Louis Armstrong’s birthday in New Orleans with a jazz festival that starts on Friday and lasts for three days. 240 more words

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Underwear Too


A little more. A little gift. Something extra. That’s what the word means.

As I promised yesterday, here are a few more pictures. Hopefully, you’ll get the sense of the Underwear Parade. 190 more words

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Underwear Parade

The Underwear Parade.

Yes. In New Orleans, we parade or party for just about anything. Apparently, yesterday was National Underwear Day. So, the fine folks in the Bywater neighborhood of the 9th Ward took to the streets. 329 more words

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A Conversation

It was hot. I already mentioned that.

So. I took shelter in the only place I could find. The semi-shady stoop of a long abandoned power plant. 256 more words

Ray Laskowitz