Doors · Norm's Thursday Doors Photo Challenge · Photo Challenge · Pictures · San Miguel de Allende

Norm’s Thursday Door Photo Challenge

  I took this picture several years ago on one of my first visits to San Miguel de Allende, and I’ve tried to find it again, but haven’t the faintest idea where I was nor where this set of doors is. I wanted to take a better picture, but, alas, we will have to live… Continue reading Norm’s Thursday Door Photo Challenge

light and dark · Nadia Merrill · Photo A Week Challenge · pictures

Light and Dark Photo A Week Challenge

A Light and Dark photo is the challenge this week from Nadia Merrill Photography’s A Photo A Week Challenge, and this is my contribution to effort. Check out more entries at This musician was caught in the light as a thunder storm raged outside adding more drama to his riveting music.

musings · prejudices · what if?

What If…?

  What if I were black? What if I were Margo Johnson, with the same personality, same intellect, same gifts, same abilities, but instead of being white I were black? What if? Would I have been treated differently than I have been treated as a white person? Would I have been elected vice president of… Continue reading What If…?

Life in the Boomer Lane · reblog

A Powerful Reblog

I asked for answers to ‘where to from here’? Here are some. Life in the Boomer Lane Musings of a former hula hoop champion The Price of Human Dignity Posted on June 2, 2020 4 For many years, my uncle ran a butcher shop in one of the all-black neighborhoods of North Philadelphia. On August 28,… Continue reading A Powerful Reblog

face · humor · photograph · Smile of the Week · weekly smile

Refrigerator Brings Weekly Smile

I walked into my kitchen yesterday and took a fresh look at my refrigerator. I call it having CoronaVision. I hadn’t noticed the face on the appliance, and now I can’t see anything but that! This gave me a smile this week!   See more smile pictures at

Enough · Future · oppression

Have We Had Enough? If So, Now What?

When will we say “ENOUGH”? When will the American people, the world’s people be pushed to say “Enough”? Enough hatred. Enough greed. Enough disparity. Enough violence. Enough divisiveness. Enough oppression. Enough acceptance of the unacceptable. What will it take for society to raise their voices, their arms, their wills and demand justice for all, decry… Continue reading Have We Had Enough? If So, Now What?

beautiful · Beauty · Cee's Flower of the Day Photo Challenge · despair · flowers · FOTD Challenge · Hope · pain · photo · Photo Challenge · Photography

Hope After Despair–Flower of the Day

My heart opens to beauty and hope after multiple nights of pain and despair. See more flowers at