Farmboy, who lives in Arkansas raising organic produce on his southern ranch, hatched this peacock three years ago. Over the years, he has sent me stories and pictures of this pet of his, who is pictured here in all his glory. Amazing, eh? What a magnificent creature!
Part tragedy, part comedy, check out The Blotter. Here are a few of the complaints called in to the police in Taos, NM, my favorite town on earth.
3:09 p.m., Shoplifting, 200 block Paseo del Pueblo Sur – Complaint that a woman with long blond hair, sunglasses on her head, and wearing all black took of organic items and frozen items and left without paying. She was seen heading onto Los Pandos, driving a bright orange car.
Moody, emotional, and even a bit angsty... you certainly know how to express your emotions. At times, you tend to lack perspective on your life, probably as a result of looking inward too much. This introspection does give you a flair for the dramatic. And it's even maybe made you cultivate some artistic talents! You have a true artist's temperament... which is a blessing and a curse.
Creating art in any form requires showing up regularly at the dance floor, the easel, the musical instrument, the page. If we wait until inspiration strikes or an enlightening visit from our Muse, we’ll never finish our creative work.
Sometimes, we need friends and coaches to make sure that this happens.
Enter Alexa Mergen.
(photo by shamash, daily schedule by Alexa Mergen)