Wednesday, March 12, 2014

RIP Ray Still

Incredible oboist and teacher. 


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Friday, February 7, 2014

Yosemite

In December, after over 7 years of living in California, I was finally able to visit Yosemite National Park.  It was just for a day, but it was snowy and beautiful, and I loved it.  Here are a few pictures.

Wawona Lodge

 
Rooms Available at the Wawona!
(except it was closed...)

Yosemite Valley


Frozen Stream


Frozen Bridal Veil Falls


Boulder, Tree, Snow

Half Dome


El Capitan


Fireplace at the Ahwahnee Hotel
 

Pretty Tree


Half Dome, different view


Snowy Stream

 

Half Dome at Sunset


 Lakebed in the Mist



Halfdome at Twilight

Saturday, December 21, 2013

The Snowman And The Snowdog

I love the original, but the new sequel to The Snowman is actually pretty good.  Though the flying song just doesn't compare.  But check out The Snowman And the Snowdog!  It's very sweet.

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

This Onion article is both really funny and really sad at the same time:
http://www.theonion.com/articles/deformed-freak-born-without-penis,34732/

Saturday, November 30, 2013

Thursday, November 28, 2013

Tony Musante

RIP Tony Musante, previously featured on this blog for his role in the 1970 Italian movie about an oboist, Anonimo Veneziano.  We share Italian ancestry, a home-state, and some time at Northwestern University, according to his obituary