Thursday, July 30, 2015

Delightful use of parking lot

Downtown Blacksburg's regular social event, Up on the Roof, is a wonderful use of a parking lot.

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Choir recording

St. Mary's choirs are recording to use in recruiting new members.  This is one of the two music groups getting ready for the recording.

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Anglican Church

Church at Wilson and Progress streets.

Monday, July 27, 2015

There was a building

This was site of a restaurant; it is becoming a parking lot.

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Urban horticulture

Plants are determined.

Saturday, July 25, 2015

Friday, July 24, 2015

Singer on Henderson Lawn

The summer concert series was perfect tonight.  Wonderful singer Gerry Timlin,  delightful weather, crowd of neighbors with families.

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Lines on the Streets

This morning, there seemed to be poetry on the street...literally and in a lovely handwriting.

One of our community's best photographers, Kirk Carter, created a book he named Underfoot Abstracts.  He would have made art of these.  I just want to imitate his work.

Tuesday, July 21, 2015


Flowers on the deck.

Monday, July 20, 2015

Veggies at Market

Just love the colors of the vegetables.

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Saturday, July 18, 2015

More Deer

Tis not difficult to get photos of deer.

Friday, July 17, 2015

Dairy Science Research

Virginia Tech dedicated the new Dairy Science research facilities at Kentland.  The unmanned aircraft work is done at Kentland, too.

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Summer morning

Along a quiet street.

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

up hill

This guy was moving fast...up hill

Monday, July 13, 2015


A view of one of the streams important in the development of the community.  

Sunday, July 12, 2015


Quiet day at the swings.

Saturday, July 11, 2015

Piper Welcomes Me

OMG, a welcome by a bagpiper.  It is awesome.

Friday, July 10, 2015

Quiet field

Just a quiet field.

Thursday, July 9, 2015

Garden about a month later

This is the same garden about a month later.  It is protected by a fence.  

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Just passing on the way

These are usually visible every morning along the streets near where I live.

Monday, July 6, 2015

Technology is important

Love the architecture.  The balcony is classic.  And the dishes are needed in this world.

Sunday, July 5, 2015

Misty morning

Cloudy early this morning.

Saturday, July 4, 2015

Independence Day Celebration

The Community Band played and the audience enjoyed the special food.

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Birthday celebration

St. Mary's parish celebrated a birthday.

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Dragon on the hill

I see a dragon on the hill breathing smoke and fire, swaying in the wind; its front legs rising from the bushes.