Camera’d Once Again

So, remember that time when I broke my camera? Then I got a replacement (or three) that got stolen? Well, anyway, I’m back home now, and my D90 has been fixed up and sent back. So I jumped at the chance to head over to Catalina State Park with my uncle and get...

An inauspicious start to the trip

Mom, Dad and I just had a great little kodak moment saying goodbye in front of the Kingston bus station. I hugged them goodbye and they got in the car to head back home. As I watched their car leave the parking lot and turn down the street I realized… …SHIT!! THEY...

A Taste of Grapefruit

For the first time ever, I made my way down to the Mets’ spring home of Port Saint Lucie. I was looking forward to catching some Major League excitement at Minor League proximity. Of course, with the World Baseball Classic going on, 16 of the Mets’ most...

On Siblings once-removed, Niblings and Grand-Siblings

Mom and Dad, Grandma and Grandpa, Son and Daughter, Brother and Sister. Parents, grandparents, children, siblings. Nice terms that wrap up the gender-specific terms into an easy-to-use general term.   What about my siblings’ children? As an Uncle, and as a...