Cats

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In addition to Larry the beagle we also have Maggie cat. Like other cats she is a needy beast until she’s got your attention — then she wants nothing to do with you. Maggie is named after an old friend … Continued

Great Balls of Fire

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I know precious little about hot air ballooning. Sure, you put a load-bearing basket under an envelope of hot air and things go up, up, up. But the actual mechanics of piloting a balloon? I’m clueless. The glow was the … Continued

Larry on an Zebra

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K and I ended up at the zoo on Sunday. One of the pictures I wanted was a zebra I could use to make a Larry-as-Don-Quixote image. I got the zebra pictures but I didn’t have a good beagle picture … Continued

A Park of Art

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The two art museums we visited yesterday are next to one another on Washington Boulevard. This street has a number of fantastic parking signs. Above is one example in pink and purple. Unfortunately, I don’t know if the lighting on … Continued

Shadow Puppets

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We went to the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis and the Pulitzer Foundation of the Arts today. These three photos are all of the same Anthony McCall installation found at the CAM. Over time the light moved, slowly, projecting different shapes on the … Continued

Hooka-Smoking Beagle

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It’s sad that Hooka Larry has gained too much weight to wear his Nehru jacket. The only tobacco I indulge in is a very occasional cigar. I’ve tried a hooka once. Hooka tobacco comes in flavors like apple, cherry and … Continued

Naughty Tomato

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We stopped by Global Foods the other day in Kirkwood. It’s a unique international market in that you can shop for exotic ingredients and pick up most standard groceries in the same store. Next to the chickens’ feet are boneless-skinless … Continued