Opinion

How Far Have We Come?

The year is 1919 “One hundred years ago.” What a difference a century makes! Here are some statistics for the Year 1919:  The average life expectancy for men was 47 years. Fuel for cars was sold in drug stores only…. Read More ›

Over Ten Thousand Photos

Over ten thousand photos later, this trusty old Nikon keeps on clicking away, a testament to Nikon quality! Why not make some extra versions of it? Just don’t ignite the natural gas please! 😂

Bonnie Springs, Destroyed

If you are a Vegas local then you probably remember Bonnie Springs up until it’s recent demise being bought out by greedy developers. That’s another story but this was a unique place albeit in need of some upgrades. Today it’s… Read More ›

Desert Travel

I’ve found travel around the Mojave Desert to be very easy over the last six years living here. Since it usually doesn’t snow on the desert floor, the roads are in pristine condition compared to up north. The sights and… Read More ›

Shitty Weather

I was sincerely hoping that this winter wouldn’t be so damned wet as was last winter. Frankly I find weather like this very disappointing and depressing as I’d hoped to get away from even this kind of cold weather albeit… Read More ›

Six On Top

Today at the park I pointed the zoom up the little mountain again, this time catching six humans that made the ascent. I can’t because of my heart condition. Note the little child to the right though. These rocks are… Read More ›

The Spillway 3

Here is round three from the concrete spillway taken yesterday. I feel sad for the young folk both for spray painting and defacing this area, and for the apparent hopelessness that someone or more young folk here are expressing here…. Read More ›

Don’t Burn Me Down

So last night well after dark I took a short walk to the backyard during another useless TV commercial. Stepping out the rear door of the garage it’s obvious my neighbors directly behind me are having another get together. I… Read More ›