Archives for September 2009

Portrait of a yellow mushroom

The last day of September. I can practically feel the earth gathering its strength. Preparing for the long winter. Plants are beginning to enter their dormant phase, but this single yellow mushroom with burnt orange markings is growing in the woods, taking advantage of the combination of water and soil while the earth is still […]

Sacred Heart Church

I was scheduled to have my stitches removed in Derry tomorrow at 8:45 AM, but due to an important meeting being scheduled for 9 AM at work, I had to go see Dr. Klingler today instead. That meant a drive up to Concord, where I passed the Sacred Heart Church on the way home. I […]

September fire place

September fire place, originally uploaded by jronaldlee. Some rights reserved: CC BY 2.0. A fire crackles gently on the hearth. How do you get a good shot of a fire with an iPhone? Take 30 pictures and delete the rest. I enjoyed this shot the most because of the flames’ shapes, especially the “X” shape […]

New Hampshire CSA

New Hampshire CSA, originally uploaded by jronaldlee. Some rights reserved: CC BY 2.0. One of the locations where the New Hampshire CSA distributes produce to its members every Friday. What’s a CSA? It stands for community supported agriculture. In other words, it’s a farm co-op. You buy in at the beginning of the season, then […]

Moon rise over Chester

The moon rises gently over a field in Chester, New Hampshire

Not for the squeemish: Post surgical incisions

If you’re viewing this post from my blog’s home page, you’ll have to click the continuation link to view the photo. It’s a little bit gross.

Finger plus nail gun = infection

finger plus nail gun, originally uploaded by jronaldlee. Some rights reserved: CC BY 2.0. Day eight: Yesterday I was nailing together a bat house Dad and I started during his visit last weekend. I reloaded a finishing nailer with smaller nails, but didn’t notice there were a couple of long nails stuck in the gun, […]

Dragonfly on orange sleeve

Dragonfly on orange sleeve, originally uploaded by jronaldlee. Some rights reserved: CC BY 2.0. Doing some yard work on Sunday, this rather large dragonfly landed on my arm, and put up with me fumbling for my phone long enough to take its picture. Maybe four inches from nose to tail, with wings slightly larger? I […]

Pork quesadillas with Guacamole

Pork quesadillas with Guacamole, originally uploaded by jronaldlee. Some rights reserved: CC BY 2.0. Recipe details below, but the lovely Claire (her left hand seen in this image) brought some Carolina’s tortillas home from Phoenix this week, so we had quesadillas for lunch today. Crazy good! The tomatoes in the photo are named “orange bananas.” […]

Windham police gets a tow

Police get a tow, originally uploaded by jronaldlee. Some rights reserved: CC BY 2.0. When I came to a dead stop on the 93 yesterday, there really wasn’t a reason other than too many humans on one stretch of freeway. Today’s stop and go traffic came courtesy of not one, but two police cruisers being […]