Category Archives: New York

From My Sketchbook – Rhymes and Doodles

Working construction, 

Is a production.

When the day’s a wrap,

You might need a nap.

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Friday’s Thought – Gardens

“No occupation is so delightful to me as the culture of the earth, and no culture comparable to that of the garden.”

(Thomas Jefferson)

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My Favorite Things – Boating on the Hudson

(Which, by the way, happens  for us about once in a blue moon!)

But we lucked out last week with an invitation to  dinner, along with a boat ride on the Hudson.  Even better, the weather was sublime AND we even had a full moon.  So, from the middle of the Hudson somewhere near Tarrytown, NY, here’s what life looked like on Sunday…

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From My Sketchbook – Rhymes and Doodles

His glasses were mucho rad,

Too, too cool to be a fad.

They made such a great impact, 

I sketched him after the fact.

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Friday’s Thought – On Architecture

“Architecture is the thoughtful making of space.”

(Louis Kahn)

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Friday’s Thought – Looking for the Silver Lining

“Try to be a rainbow in someone’s cloud.”

(Maya Angelou)

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From My Sketchbook – Rhymes and Doodles

When hot and humid is broadcast,

You may be dreading the forecast.

If you can’t get to a pool,

At least the trains will be cool.

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