Archive for May, 2009

How long until the birds discover it??

Thursday, May 28th, 2009 Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

I bought the bird feeder!!  Karen, how long before birds start showing up?  Me and Buddy and Finney can't wait!  I had to fashion this very crude way of attaching it to the fire escape, using a wire clothes hanger. ...

Someone Got to Live Here

Thursday, May 28th, 2009 Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

While I was looking for a picture of the Isador Straus summer estate I came across this picture of the Wheelock Mansion on 661 West 158th Street.  It's dated November 10, 1937 and it was taken by Berenice Abbott.  That's Manhattan!  It's ...

Still Love This House

Wednesday, May 27th, 2009 Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments »

I know I've posted pictures of this house before, but I still love it. Woke up feeling miserable, don't know why, but I'm doing what I can to alleviate it.  I bought myself lilacs, went to my local library branch to ...

A Great Ghost Story

Tuesday, May 26th, 2009 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Except it's on my other blog.  But I worked like a dog on this posting, telling this story!  Hopefully it's worth going there to read.  Here's a picture of some workers, down at the World Trade Center site, taking a break, ...

Love the Cold

Tuesday, May 26th, 2009 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

This is the Hilton taken from the graveyard at St. Paul's Chapel. I took an iphoto class yesterday so today I'm going to take a bunch of pictures and experiment with making them better.   Oh, and I'm going to post a ...