Tag Archives: current events

Happy Earth Day: What Gift to Give to the Planet that has Everything?

Hi F&F, Yes; this is my second post of the day; and yes – two posts in one day is a first for me. You are either thinking  Yippee!; I’m so lucky; my cup “runneth over” – more juicy tasty … Continue reading

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Happy Earth Day

Hi F&F, It’s Earth Day.  Around the world there are all kinds of events and exhibits encouraging us to clean up, green up and use less; in order to Bless planet Earth. If you are not yet on the (hybrid powered) bandwagon; … Continue reading

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Images from the 101st Commemoration of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire

Hi F&F, Today is the 101st anniversary of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire. On Friday I attended the annual commemoration event sponsored by Workers United.  Today the honoring of the dead continues with CHALK; a public art project to honor … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Distortion

Hi F&F, My first idea for the Weekly Photo Challenge was to share a distorted image of a beach scene. The familiar sand and sun image altered by a weird purple haze special effect. I changed my mind on that photo when I … Continue reading

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If you Loved me You’d call Less

Hi F&F, Cell phones, smartphones, iPads and netbooks; all this technology to foster communication so we can work better, live better and love  better. Are we? I suspect Congressman Anthony Weiner, his wife and his cyber courtesans are  pondering a similar … Continue reading

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