This was the sight that greeted us at breakfast one morning during the Hot Air Balloon Festival in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
I traveled all the way to my backyard for this entry in the challenge this week.
This week’s challenge is the letter “j”. I have chosen this photo of a Jellyfish that I took at the Monterey Bay Aquarium.
The Jellyfish display is the most amazing thing that I have ever seen at an aquarium. They are like Nature’s Lava Light, so graceful and colorful as well as being hypnotic to view.
Between the recent passing of Neil Armstrong and this weekend’s Blue Moon, the Apollo 11 mission has been in the forefront of my thoughts. While considering the enormous distance from the Earth to the Moon, I thought about the loneliness Michael Collins experienced while orbiting the Moon, alone, while his fellow astronauts were together on the surface.…
We just watched an interesting documentary titled, Troubadours. The film follows the change in music from ’60s Rock ‘N Roll to the ’70s Singer/Songwriter movement. This will bring back some great memories for those of us who were looking for ourselves back then.
Here is a photo from my iPhone of tonight’s Blue Moon.
This cliff dwelling is in Frijoles Canyon, Bandelier National Monument in New Mexico.
Some days you just have to wear red shoes.
Here is an excellent note from Congressman Alan Grayson (D-Orlando] that shines a light on a little-known part of our nation’s history: “This weekend marks the anniversary of the most brutal confrontation in the history of the American labor movement, the Battle of Blair Mountain. For one week during 1921, armed, striking coal miners battled scabs, a…
…The effect of methamphetamines on a face sculpted in water-based clay [was] made as a tool for D.A.R.E. This sculpture was originally created for the artist’s young daughters to show some of the effects of drug abuse. The lesions and more graphic aspects were deliberately not depicted… —from Meth-Amorphosis, YouTube video