Monthly Archives: January 2011

Minnehaha: Inspecting the Boiler

In the warm shadows of the boat barn, the steamboat Minnehaha rests in the cradle of her five axle trailer. A skirt of plastic sheeting surrounds her from the waterline down. The boat barn is three stories tall. At one … Continue reading

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Green Bay Touchdown at the Barley Club

Seventy percent of photography is simply showing up. Last Sunday, my wife and I went to Eau Claire, Wisconsin to celebrate her aunt Marj’s 90th birthday. The party was held at the Barley Club, a golf club bar/restaurant. Normally, in … Continue reading

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What Am I Doing Here? or What I Am Doing Here

On Tuesday night, I started going to a four day workshop on social media and business. Run by Jennifer Kane and her associate Kary Delaria, this workshop focuses on creating a unified strategy on how to promote awareness of a … Continue reading

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Earth and Sky

This image and others are available for sale in my store.

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In Memoriam: Zev Aelony

The following biographical sketch first appeared in the March, 2006, DFL Senate District 60 newsletter. At that the time, Zev had been fighting cancer for at least a year. He died of metastatic colon cancer October 31st, 2009. Sometimes I … Continue reading

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Garden #2, Abadania, Brazil 2010

Unlike Minneapolis in the late fall, where only a few flowers continue to bloom, Abadania is alive with color. As I was taking pictures of this flowering vine a large bee flew near me, going from flower to flower.  At … Continue reading

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Red Road, Brazil, 2010

Fall in Abadania is marked by warm days and dusty red roads that wander amongst the timeless hills. Visit my store for this and other images of Brazil.

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Steamboat Minnehaha, 09/2010

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Fall Garden, Abadania, Brazil, 2010

My wife and I were in Brazil, staying in the small town of Abadania for a couple of weeks. Our apartment faced onto a beautiful garden and walkway. The window in the front room framed a flowering tree across the … Continue reading

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Song of the Cicadas

Chatfield, Minnesota, 08/20/1982 It’s about an hour before sunset, on a hot and humid August evening. An orange sun slowly descends towards the pale smoke blue hills on the west side of the valley.  The abandoned rope swing hangs limply … Continue reading

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