2022-05-25: One of my happy places, Shrine Mont (day 25, mountain) #mbmay

2022-05-24: Day 24 prompt: intricate #mbmay

2022-05-23: A snapshot from halfway through my first attempt at making bagels. (My favorite kind of bagel? …

2022-05-22: I remember when I thought that only “old people” sat around watching reruns of the …

2022-05-22: Day 22 #mbmay prompt: textile πŸ“·

2022-05-21: Symmetry, day 21 #mbmay (from a Barcelona art gallery, 2019)

2022-05-20: Currently reading: The Meat Paradox by Rob Percival πŸ“š

2022-05-20: Beverage, day 20 #mbmay

2022-05-19: Finished reading What Hath God Wrought: The Transformation of America, 1815-1848. Massive but …

2022-05-19: Indulgence, day 19 #mbmay

2022-05-18: Random, day 18 #mbmay

2022-05-17: Two of my best friends (I’m married to one of them). Hold, day 17, #mbmay

2022-05-16: From my first visit to Prague, 2009: note two clocks, one for hour and one for minutes. Time, day …

2022-05-15: Too much writing about polarization is merely hectoring other people to be less polarized. Note to …

2022-05-15: Clouds over Rock Hall, Maryland, two years ago. Day 15 #mbmay

2022-05-14: Fence, day 14 #mbmay

2022-05-13: Community, day 13 #mbmay

2022-05-12: Tranquility, day 12 #mbmay

2022-05-11: Put down your phone. (Note to self.)

2022-05-11: Maroon, day 11 #mbmay

2022-05-10: Some friends came to help with yardwork today.

2022-05-10: My favorite pot, day 10 #mbmay

2022-05-10: β€œTo be rooted is perhaps the most important and least recognized need of the human soul.” - Simone …

2022-05-09: Bloom, day 9 #mbmay

2022-05-08: Union, day 8. #mbmay πŸ“· 🐢

2022-05-07: Heavy rain all day today so I search my photos for “park” and up comes this …

2022-05-06: A great day with friends six years ago. Silhouette (Day 6) #mbmay

2022-05-05: It’s growing season for bamboo on our little patch of earth (Day 5) which requires constant …

2022-05-04: Brings thorny (Day 4) to mind. #mbmay

2022-05-03: I made a slightly experimental plant-based Bolognese. #mbmay

2022-05-02: A photo of our beloved, much-missed dog Campbell in his favorite pose. #mbmay

2022-05-01: “0ne’s life is more formed, I sometimes think, by books than by human beings: it is out …

2022-05-01: I doubt if I will be able to keep this up all month, but here’s Day 1, switch. #mbmay

2022-04-30: Nap time.πŸ•

2022-04-30: Narcissism is not the same thing as introspection.

2022-04-29: πŸ’¬ “Poverty is apt to strike suddenly like influenza; it is well to have a few memories of …

2022-04-29: Our all-too-brief burst of color is underway.

2022-04-29: Currently reading: Travels with My Aunt by Graham Greene πŸ“š

2022-04-28: Currently reading: What Hath God Wrought by Daniel Walker Howe πŸ“š

2021-01-23: Marcella Hazan’s white bean soup with parsley and garlic …. If there’s a better …

2021-01-22: “I take the thing I’m disgusted with, imagine the opposite, and push that out into the …

2019-12-01: Reading: The Moviegoer, by Walker Percy. Lately I’ve started finally reading a lot of …

2019-11-23: “Nobody has any zeal about arithmetic. It is not the vaccinationists but the …

2019-11-23: We finally watched The Meyerowitz Stories this evening and, as has happened with every Noah Baumbach …

2019-11-22: “There is little unfairness in a colony of ants, but there is also little freedom.” …

2019-11-22: We are halfway through the final season of The Man in the High Castle and there is much about it …

2019-11-21: I heard myself describe something as “more art than science” and realized I was doing …

2019-11-20: “I’ve caught belief like a disease. I’ve fallen into belief like I fell in …

2019-11-20: Currently reading The End of the Affair and kind of stunned (and more than a little embarrassed) …

2019-11-20: The walls above Girona.

2019-11-20: Earlier this month, I turned 50 in Barcelona. It was my first time in Spain. Among many other …