Wednesday, June 30, 2010

summer is deceptive

Summer is deceptive. It seems like you will have miles of silken time stretching out in front of you to weave into art and genius and personal growth. But what happens is you spend a good portion of this supposed free time catching up on all of the things you pushed to the back burner for "when there is more time". Well, now there is more time and you've spent it already.

Off to the Cape this weekend and hopefully some unproductive down-time. The whole family will be there. Jon and Bowie and I will have our own little studio apartment.

Hopefully I will be better at updating the blog from here on out. Oh and I'll be updating my website, and writing a syllabus, and....

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

magic hour

some magic hours are more magical than others. this was one of the best, but pictures can hardly touch it.

Saturday, June 26, 2010


I can't help but stare as I walk past this fence. The way the bleachers cross the fence wires does crazy stuff to my eyes!

Friday, June 25, 2010

remote control car?

I'm pretty sure I could have driven my little Ford station wagon right under this thing. I'm not sure there was even a person in the tiny little cab up top!

Thursday, June 24, 2010

shoes, part two

one week later, one pair of shoes left. same spot.

Monday, June 21, 2010

mystery animal

I admit it happily, I am a city girl. I have no idea what this animal is. It was scurrying across a UConn parking lot. badger? gofer? beaver? giant rat?

Thursday, June 17, 2010

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

i hate ticks

Jon is the last one of our little trio to get Lyme disease. This is the scary bite, in the same place I got bit last summer.

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

like lace

some mornings I come out and see these delicate cobwebs laid over the grass like lace tablecloths

Sunday, June 13, 2010

wouldn't it be cool

this building is for sale in downtown Providence

Wednesday, June 9, 2010

spring rain

I had just gotten soaked in sweat at the gym, then I got soaked in a 15 minute downpour while walking to my car. After a bit of sputtering I had to laugh.

Monday, June 7, 2010

keep out

This sign in front of an empty field

Friday, June 4, 2010

the things you see

walking the dog gives me a chance to look around. These were some hungry worms.

Thursday, June 3, 2010


i love the hundreds of shades of green everywhere I look

Wednesday, June 2, 2010