phone pic

missing

Song of the day: The Chi-lites, Have You Seen Her?

Advertisements

happy halloween!

Song of the day, Philip Glass and the Kronos Quartet, Dracula

 


Summertime: Enjoy Life!

Song of the Day: Loudon Wainwright III, Got a Ukulele


the Ritz Theater, Mpls, Peter the Starcatcher

Yesterday’s Phenology: Back into the 40s, and back into the clouds. Overcast, calm, looked like it wanted to rain. Another month of above average temperatures. That’s 19 months in a row, here, that we’ve had above average temperatures.

Song of the day: Harry Richman, Putting on the Ritz

 


monday at the dogpark

20170130_122453-mz-and-flynn-at-the-dogpark-d-fr-sm-mtpmcg

Yesterday’s Phenology: Cold. Mostly due to the wind. Sunny bright. Got up into the low 20s today, but the wind brought it down by about 10 or so.

Song of the Day: The Shangri-Las, Remember (Walking in the Sand)


and now, today’s headlines…

20170129_145943-white-crowd-f-fr-sm-mtpmcg

Yesterday’s Phenology: ┬áSunny and cold(er). What was it, maybe 17 today? Yes, 17. Again, wildlife is staying under cover. A brisk little wind made that a good idea.

Song of the Day: Charles Mingus, Better Git it in Your Soul


the Castle has fallen

20170123_171656-castle-b-fr-sm-mtpmcg012917

Yesterday’s Phenology: Another cheery gray day, temps hovering in the mid 20s, a little breeze making it feel a little chillier than that. I was thinking about the birds that I’ve seen so far this year. The bird list has kind of come to a standstill. Geese and crows. Crows and geese. Crows and crows. Sparrows at the bird feeder. Deep, we are deep down in the January doldrums.

Song of the day: John Lee Hooker, Blues Before Sunrise