Archive for September, 2009

From Billerica to Biddeford, via Poland Springs

Monday, September 28th, 2009

The drive from Billerica to Biddeford is only about 90 miles, so we decided to drive a bit west and north first. We drove around Lake Sebago and up to Poland Springs, and then headed down to Biddeford. First, though, since it was already after noon, we stopped at a ...

The weekend

Sunday, September 27th, 2009

This weekend has not been easy. It's been the source of comfort as well as renewed grief and pain. I lost count of how many times I cried last night and today. Yesterday afternoon, we met up with Katie Uva, Mark, and Julia at Arlington Street Church in Boston so ...

Protest Sign

Monday, September 21st, 2009

From, this was my favorite protest sign of 2009.

Where have all the flowers gone?

Saturday, September 19th, 2009

On Thursday, I ventured down to Occoquan Bay National Wildlife Refuge to see what could be seen—and to exercise my new T1i (which I use with a Tamron AF 18-270mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC LD). There were quite a few flowers still blooming. I don't know what any of them ...

Two, baby! Yeah, two!

Thursday, September 3rd, 2009

Now, here's something to think about: While it might seem clunky, it's actually less clunky than what I often do when traveling by car—which is to take along an external second monitor to connect to my laptop.