Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Hitting the Road

Mrs. Chatterbox and I are hitting the road and headed to the south of France. Check it out (here).


Monday, May 8, 2017

Two for One

I recently thought of something I haven't seen in ages. Check it out (here).


Friday, May 5, 2017

Tools and Taborets

My dad must have been smiling in heaven the other day over my new purchase. Check it out (here).


Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Monday, May 1, 2017

Pope Paul III and His Grandsons

This painting was abandoned, left unfinished, possibly for revealing too much. But is it accurate? Check it out (here).


Friday, April 28, 2017

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Dad Goes Solo

Dad was excited to make his solo flight and I couldn't wait to soar with him, but things didn't go according to plan. Check it out (here). 


Monday, April 24, 2017

Friday, April 21, 2017

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Monday, April 17, 2017

A Very Good Dog

She was just a mutt, but she was also a very good dog. Read about here (here).


Friday, April 14, 2017

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Monday, April 10, 2017

Peculiarities #4

Searching for information about a souvenir purchased decades ago has exposed a tragic discovery. Read about it (here).

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

A Piercing Dilemma

This post describes another questionable adventure in retail. Check it out (here).


Monday, April 3, 2017

Friday, March 31, 2017

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

The Timeless Art of Seduction

Remember George Costanza and the Timeless Art of Seduction? This post is about a different Costanza. Check it out (here).


Friday, March 24, 2017

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

People Soup

We were having a good time, but we were about to have an even better time. Read about it (here).


Friday, March 17, 2017

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Spiders and Sputnik

Nukes could have been headed my way, but I was worried about something else. Read about it (here).


Monday, March 13, 2017

A Good Book

While cleaning out my late mother's apartment I came across her favorite book. Find out about it (here).


Friday, March 10, 2017

Incredible Spaghetti !

It was the most incredible spaghetti I ever ate because of a special ingredient. Read about it (here).


Monday, March 6, 2017

Friday, March 3, 2017

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Public Art

It was my own artwork, but I wasn't particularly happy seeing it. Read about it (here).


Monday, February 27, 2017

My First Time

I'd never seen or heard of food like this, but I was about to give it a try. Read about it (here).


Friday, February 24, 2017

Lucy's Selfie

At first, no one noticed anything different about this shelter pup. Then things changed. Read about it (here).

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Bolshoi Bragging

Mrs. Chatterbox and I had an opportunity to see the world-famous Bolshoi Ballet. The experience wasn't what we expected. Read about it (here).


Monday, February 20, 2017

Friday, February 17, 2017

A Chance Encounter

Could it really be him? I wasn't expecting to encounter a celebrity. Read about it (here).


Monday, February 13, 2017

A Tale of Two Couches

Mrs. Chatterbox and I are shopping for a new couch, but getting rid of old furniture isn't all that simple. Read about it (here).

Friday, February 10, 2017

A Nice Surprise

It's always nice to happen upon my artwork in unexpected places. Read about it (here).


Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Peculiar Pictures 57 & 58

These two illustrations sold, but they weren't successful on a "secondary market." Read more (here).


Monday, February 6, 2017


It was a rite of passage I'd been expecting, but I wasn't prepared. Check it out (here). 


Friday, February 3, 2017

Mystery Box: Conclusion

When I opened the mysterious box in our garage, I wasn't prepared for what I found. Read about it (here). 


Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Mystery Box

When I was a kid, there was a mysterious box in our garage, and I discovered something inside that rattled my little world. Check it out (here).


Monday, January 30, 2017

Diamond Shopping

A salesperson in a jewelry store made a mistake when CJ and I arrived shopping for a diamond. Check it out (here).


Friday, January 27, 2017

The Face of Genius

A recently discovered photograph of Frederick Chopin is causing a buzz in the music world. Check it out (here).


Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Monday, January 23, 2017

Friday, January 20, 2017

Comparing Apples and Oranges

Why can't you compare apples and oranges? They have many similarities. Read about it (here).


Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Monday, January 16, 2017

End of the Trail

We managed to escape the icy weather holding Portland in its grip. Check it out (here).