Author Archives: ksedinger

Street Photography: East Aurora, 9/17/2023

I’m finding myself more and more interested in street photography, or “streetscape”, as I prefer to call it. Here are a few examples from a walk I took last week around the village of East Aurora. I do hope someone … Continue reading

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In low light….

A photographic experiment, using the knickknacks on my desk.  

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Something for Thursday

Sometimes it’s worth looking a bit more closely at the stuff that social media randomly serves up via its algorithms, because you DO find the occasional gem that way…like, for me recently, a band called The Empty Pockets. From their … Continue reading

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A metamorphosis, completed

You may remember me writing a few weeks ago about the Monarch butterfly caterpillar we found in the milkweed outside our front door, and its turning up again a few days later as a chrysalis clinging to the siding of … Continue reading

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Tone Poem Tuesday

Oops! I had a piece selected and had started writing the post to go with it, when I realized…that piece is better presented next Tuesday, and not today. It’ll all be clear then. Meanwhile, here is an old favorite of mine, … Continue reading

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“Leave the shutters open a little, dear…I’d like to let some light in this dreary house.”

No, that’s not a quote from anything, so far as I’m aware, but we’ve been watching Bridgerton of late so I’ve got that kind of pseudo-Regency era rhythm in my ear. But I am thinking about shutters of late: one shutter in particular, … Continue reading

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Stealing on a Sunday? Seems suspicious.

I haven’t done one of these in a while, but I’m going to do one now, just because. So there! 1. What is your favorite book? Fiction, author no longer alive: The Lord of the Rings, JRR Tolkien. Fiction, author … Continue reading

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“He will yet fill your mouth with laughter and your lips with shouts of joy.” (Job 8:21)

I saw these two memes over the last day or two, and I vetted them with Christian friends who vouched that they are, in fact, funny. So:  

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(A Non-musical) Something for Thursday

And now for something completely different! (Read that in the voice of John Cleese, please.) YouTube served me up one of these the other day, and I watched it, thereby signaling YouTube to serve me up more of these, and honestly, … Continue reading

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Amidst the goldenrod…

…a spider. Taken at Chestnut Ridge the other day. More from that hiking session here. (Life got better when I discovered (a) that macro photography exists, and (b) that my camera has a special macro-focus mode.)    

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