And here he is–Gandalf the Grey!

Not exactly, and more white than grey nowadays. My staff? Mu father acquired this in Papua during World War II. We’ve always referred to it as the witch-doctor’s stick. My older brother used to spook me with it sixty plus years ago, casting spells and such.



Golden moment–and first part of a video archive


There’s the golden moment, from my window yesterday afternoon.

Now the first part of a possible video archive of slide shows from the photo blog. I have taken for a start the “not ugly” category.