Friday, September 25, 2015

Giant Valley Polo Club, Hamden, Connecticut

Club house front, Giant Valley Polo Club, Hamden, Connecticut
When in New Haven, I always drop in on my chums at Giant Valley Polo ... Just kidding. Liz's sister, who helps out with the horses, was showing me around.

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Massachusetts Correctional Institution, Concord, Massachusetts

I've found that every US town big enough for a chain grocery store and a Chinese restaurant has a prison. The prison economy keeps small towns afloat! :-)

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Fishing Boats, Little River, Cutler, Maine

Fishing boats on the Little River, house on shore, Cutler, Maine
Summer days in Down East Maine are almost done, as is my sojourn here. Too soon, too soon! But still the sea sparkles to my eyes!

Post Canada Office, Welshpool, New Brunswick

Post Canada office front in Welshpool, New Brunswick
When you enter the USA from Canada, the nice, grandfatherly US Border Patrol guard smiles and gives your dogs treats. Not like the southern border ...

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Skywalkers Bar & Grille, Machias, Maine

After the Empire fell, Luke found himself at loose ends. And the restored Republic never delivered on his pension. But slinging hash beats moisture farming!

Monday, September 21, 2015

Sunday, September 20, 2015

Apple Tree, The Good Life Center, Harborside, Maine

Nearings' apple tree at The Good Life Center in Harborside, Maine
There is ... the Truant's Apple, (Cessatoris,) which no boy will ever go by without knocking off some, however late it may be ... — Thoreau, "Wild Apples"

Vazquez Mexican Takeout, Milbridge, Maine

Vazquez Mexican Takeout, Milbridge, Maine
Mexicans and Vazquez Mexican Takeout at 44° North? Makes an old Texas boy like me feel at home!