Bah Humbug

Today I searched for a bit of color through the raindrops.  Here's what I found on this cold and rainy day. Photo: David Owen

Gloomy weather

It was rainy and almost 45 degrees when I took this photo today. Except for the larger plowed piles like this one near Target, the snow has melted and the grass has greened up with several days of warmer temperatures. I'm ready for the sun to come back out and winter to resume! Photo: David... Continue Reading →

Fat tires

Chaz lives on the other side of Hiawatha in Phillips, but came to Longfellow today to ride his fat (tire) bike along the paths along the Mississippi River. He had just come up the set of steps near 33rd St along the river road. Photo: David Owen

Falling anvil

The Acme foundry in Longfellow got some graffiti additions a few weeks ago - Wile E. Coyote in pursuit of Roadrunner with an anvil coming down from above. A humorous addition to their building that got a bit of press at the time. Plus the blue, blue skies are akin to the clear winter skies in... Continue Reading →

Lilac rows

I've wanted to take a photo of these rows of tree Lilacs in the neighborhood for a quite some time. This morning seemed like agreat time with the snow and early morning sun. Photo: David Owen

First snow

On my wanderings this afternoon to shoot the first snow of the fall, I encountered Bill out shoveling. He and his wife have lived in Longfellow for 23+ years and they have 180' of sidewalk to shovel. Bill was working to get the slushy mess off the sidewalk to keep it from freezing. He was... Continue Reading →

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