October 2, 2014

At The Movies: Vintage Signs

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 photo Popcorn.jpg I love all these retro signs, themed movie theater snack bar. Check out RetroPlanet to see all these and more (you might be there for hours!)

You can buy these and many other retro items, from clocks to t-shirts. 
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September 29, 2014

Michael Garmash

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I simply love the work of Ukraine-born Michael Garmash and his wife, Inessa. You can find him all over the internet; if you want to see more, here's a nice sampling. His women are gorgeous, but I enjoy the children of his Disney series.

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September 25, 2014

My All-Time Favorite Autumn Poem

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Something told the wild geese
It was time to go,
Though the fields lay golden
Something whispered, "snow."

Leaves were green and stirring,
Berries, luster-glossed,
But beneath warm feathers
Something cautioned, "frost."

All the sagging orchards
Steamed with amber spice,
But each wild breast stiffened
At remembered ice.

Something told the wild geese
It was time to fly,
Summer sun was on their wings,
Winter in their cry.

September 22, 2014

A Little Gift

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In honor of the first day of autumn, I give to you...

A Lovely Maple Leaf With Changing Colors
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September 20, 2014