A hui ho – Until we meet again – Jim (Jimmer) Reddekopp

Jim (Jimmer) Reddekopp, a dear friend of my wife, passed away recently. Jimmer and his family owned and operated the Hawaiian Vanilla Co. farm/restaurant in Hawaii. Our family visited once, and it was one of the most memorable vacation experiences I've ever had--and a...

I procrastinate therefore I am…late

Funny and appropriate t-shirt for me: I procrastinate therefore I am...late

World War II: Color Photos From Nazi-Occupied Poland, 1939 – 1940 |

Haunting color photographs made by Adolf Hitler's personal photographer, Hugo Jaeger, in the ghettos of Warsaw and the smaller Polish city of Kutno in Nazi-occupied Poland in 1939 and 1940. Source: World War II: Color Photos From Nazi-Occupied Poland, 1939 - 1940 |...

Guillermo Del Toro on the Success and Failure

Guillermo Del Toro offers his perspective on the nature of success and failure... Failure and success live next door to each other and they have no numbers at the door. You just knock. ~ Guillermo Del Toro

Woman is the Tree of Life

I just love this image. The symbolism..the peace...the harmony. Life...growth...deep roots. It speaks to me somehow. However, when I Googled the image, the results pointed to "hippie commune." 

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Beautiful, disorienting image of the Fantastic Pit

It took me a second to orient myself to what was going on in this photo by National Geographic photographer Michael Nichols. The image captures five cave explorers repelling into Fantastic Pit in Georgia's Ellison's Cave, a 586 feet (179 meter) descent. The Fantastic...

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Gorgeous tiger cub photo by Harry Schindler

I'm totally adoring this tiger cub image by photographer Harry Schindler. Found it on Facebook, speaking of which, here's Harry Schindler's Facebook page. This image is actually a cropped portion of a larger tiger cub photo. Great work Harry!

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U.S. has its own pre-existing conditions

According political cartoonist Mike Luckovich, here are the pre-existing conditions of the U.S. Ryan: Heartless — McConnell: Soulless — Trump: Mindless   Source: 05/03 Mike Luckovich: Very sick. | Mike Luckovich

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Tornado Alley, U.S.A.

Below are just a few of the spectacular images taken over the course of only a month in the notorious Tornado Alley, U.S.A. To see more Tornado Alley photos, view the album from WJLA. Source: GALLERY: Extreme weather in Tornado Alley | WJLA

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