Deeper in Capitol Reef

Originally posted on Eric E Photo:
Photos are flat, 2 dimensional images either on an electronic screen or a thin piece of paper.   They are not like the real scene in front of the photographer and only a compressed view of what the photographer sees.  Yet some images have depth to them while others…

Tall windows

Italo Calvino said: The more enlightened our houses are, the more their walls ooze ghosts. Describe the ghosts that live in this house: Image credit: “love Don’t live here anymore…” – © 2009 Robb North – made available under Attribution 2.0 Generic

Was that where Saddam was hiding ?

A picture is worth 1000 words. This safe has been through a lot. Tell its story. Image credit: “safe” – © 2007 Paul Keller – made available under Attribution 2.0 Generic A picture is worth 1000 words. This safe has been through a lot. Tell its story. Image credit: “safe” – © 2007 Paul Keller…

My teenagers get ACTIVE

Originally posted on Can You Relate?:
I am not talking about exercise or turning off the electronics—both good ideas—but about social justice work. Last week, the speaker at our Shabbat service to honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Dr. Alexes Harris, grabbed my daughters’ attention. Instead of leaving them feeling like the world’s problems are…

Repressing the American Dream

Originally posted on David Boles, Blogs:
There’s a new living meme I’ve been closely watching as it achingly creeps into an everyday reality because of economic compression and the new relativism of the repression of the American Dream for a growing generation of born scavengers. I’ve been cautiously observing the new momentum of young people moving…