My grandfather and Richard Avedon

Richard Avedon and my grandfather had very little in common. Except in the 1960s they each snapped photos that still hold my imagination (below).  Snapped, in the case of Avedon, might not be the best term. But Grandpa’s is a snapshot. (Avedon (1923-2004) was a famed photographer and my grandpa (1901-1996) was a nondenominational minister.) … Continue reading My grandfather and Richard Avedon

The difference between babies and baby boomers? Choice.

Other peoples’ babies get us thinking. Thinking how happy we are not to be changing diapers. Also how amazing it is to be a little human being. A baby’s main job is to learn; to discover their toes, wiggle and squirm, grab and drop toys, hear the sound of their own gurgle, pull themselves up … Continue reading The difference between babies and baby boomers? Choice.