Tuesday, July 29, 2014

a bit of the Irish

ardal o'hanlon


jpr: sorry its so short

Monday, July 28, 2014

baby with snake


jpr:I have a memory of trying to catch a snake in the yard when I was in a diaper and could only crawl. Ma and grandma went hysterical when they noticed my activity.

Sunday, July 27, 2014

dog catching fish


Saturday, July 26, 2014

appalachian holler

 jpr: In heat of summer day, hill folk would find their way to a hollow with a creek. The whole family, pets and all would picnic at waters edge. Hiking, fishing, and swimming in cool of the holler until evening. Loved them peach pies!

Thursday, July 24, 2014

bird behaving badly

"There are no bad birds, just bad bird owners...eh bad people with birds...eh badly peopled birds ..."
Al neuman

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

dog days of summer


The phrase dog days refers to the sultry days of summer. In the Northern Hemisphere, the dog days of summer are most commonly experienced in the months of July and August.

jpr: Me ma woulld not let us go near our dog during these hot days.