There Is No Honor In Terror

Last year, on April 15, 2013, two terrorists set off two bombs at the Boston Marathon. In July, 2013, Rolling Stone magazine thought it was appropriate to put a photo of one of the terrorists on its cover. I found that so outrageous, that I wrote this poem in response: … Continue reading

It’s All About Me – Share Your World

It has been a busy time and I don’t foresee any changes for the next three weeks, but I am going to try to squeeze blogging into my schedule the best I can. With two labs and a final on the horizon, I will have my head in the books. … Continue reading

Looking Up – We Drink Inspiration

Architecture should speak of its time and place, but yearn for timelessness. – Frank Gehry Beautiful architecture is as much a work of art as it is a feat of engineering. One such building is the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, D.C. Conceived as … Continue reading

It’s All About Me – Share Your World

What is your most favorite smell/scent? This is a very difficult question. There are so many things that smell wonderful. The first two things that popped into my head were baking bread and lavender. I do not bake bread, but there is a great bread bakery nearby. It smells heavenly. … Continue reading

Happy Post Challenge – Random Photography

Mix an Old English Sheepdog with mud and this is what you get. I took this photo for my own amusement after I had taken Strider to a friend’s house for a doggy play date. This is the height of ridiculousness. There is a martial arts school in my neighborhood … Continue reading

Purple – Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge

The color of purple is two Blending colors of red and blue A duality of cool and warm Two colors that have been transformed. © Robin Tjernagel 2013 All Rights Reserved If you recognize the purple sky, I have used this cloud photo before. It is one of my favorites. … Continue reading