Archive for August, 2013

I’m exhausted. Work is busy, and the house repairs are nearing the last stretch. So why am I still sitting at my computer at 9 p.m., playing with Photoshop? Because it makes me smile. I hope it will bring a smile to you, too (with sincere apologies to my French friends).


On this date six years ago, I was among the first to arrive at the scene of the Interstate 35W bridge collapse in Minneapolis. I was walking along the Mississippi River with a friend when we heard a muffled “whump.” From our vantage point on the Stone Arch Bridge, we could see only a cloud […]