Posts filed under “Culture”

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Scene: New horizons in time, from one to another. Waterfall of Light. Happy and Healthy New Year!      

Halloween

Scene: Happy Halloween hat on Bunny Foo Foo, a 35 foot tall leaping stainless steel rabbit, who resides at Hall Winery in St. Helena, Napa Valley, California. Modern Halloween evolved from the ancient Celtic holiday of Samhain. The Celts used the day to mark the end of the harvest season and the beginning of winter, and […]

Blue

Scene: A still from the video To World Trade Center: all times which premiered at the Big Screen Plaza in Manhattan, and was featured by Chronogram Magazine on September 11, 2010. View the video, To World Trade Center: all times, and The New York Times slide show. “A photographic documentary by Fred J. DeVito about the enduring image […]

July Fourth

Scene: Red, white, and blue on the avenue. Variously known as the Fourth of July and Independence Day, July 4th has been celebrated since the 18th century, but it became a federal holiday in 1941. On July 4, 1776, the Second Continental Congress, meeting in Philadelphia, approved the Declaration of Independence drafted by Thomas Jefferson. July 4th […]

Mom’s Day

Scene: My Mom-in-law Betty, 90 years of age, with her great grand daughter Mackenzie. Happy Mother’s Day to all moms and those women who are mothers in many other ways.