On Sunday, I Stepped Away from My Notebooks and Pens and Went to the State Fair

I took a photograph of this giant tire…

Big Tractor Tire

It belongs to a $600k farm machine.

…and a large tree:

Big Tree Stump

Count the rings!

I befriended a dairy cow named Edna:
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Writers Enjoying Winter, Part One

The Fitzgerald Family Celebrating Christmas

The Fitzgerald Family Celebrating Christmas

Ernest, Hadley, and Jack Hemingway in Schruns, Austria. 1925

Ernest, Hadley, and Jack Hemingway in Schruns, Austria (1925)

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle enjoying a ski holiday

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle enjoying a ski holiday

Sylvia Plath and Marcia Brown Stern courtesy alumnae association of smith college

Sylvia Plath and Marcia Brown Stern (courtesy Alumnae Association of Smith College)

Daily Diversion #148: One City, Ninety Minutes, Four Views

7-13-13: Columbus.

Random building, pretty trees.

Random building, pretty trees.

Wendy's historical marker.

Wendy’s historical marker.

One of the new CoGo bike sharing stations.

One of the new CoGo bike sharing stations.

The coolest vendors at Moonlight Market.

The coolest vendors at Moonlight Market.

“That familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer.”-The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald