Writing Table Icons

Writing Table Icons

I do believe they get more work done than I do, August 27, 2014

Objects from left to right: a rock brought back from the Swiss Alps by my father; Grandpa Birt's Navy uniform belt; wooden cleric sculpture; Nanny's jar of buttons; two early twentieth-century cabinet card portraits from Beem's Art Gallery in Greenville, Ohio; a rubber Smurf figurine with a butterfly perched on his nose (the Smurf is standing on top of two plastic puzzle games I played with when I was little); my Great-Grandfather Frank Buchy's 1955 VFW State Bowling Tournament trophy; a leather-covered jug I inherited from Grandma and Grandpa Birt (I keep pipe tobacco in it); Fog plate used in some way in the manufacture of car headlamps back in the day; 1964-1965 Greenville City Bowling League Doubles trophy awarded to Grandma Birt and Norma Macci; an old cigar box my mother bought for me; hanging from the lamp is a pipe-smoking critter purchased for me by Amber G__; a black and white picture proof I borrowed from Amber but have yet to return to her

Curb Water

Curb Water

I feel like I may just camp out at this intersection for the next couple of months and only shoot there. I only wish I had had my Nikon with me when the opportunity arose. Intersection of Fifth and Broadway in Greenville, Ohio, August 26, 2014

Two Mailboxes

Two Mailboxes

Two Mailboxes | Near the corner of Tillman and Twelfth Street in Greenville, Ohio, August 25, 2014

Intersection Of Fifth Street And Broadway

Intersection Of Fifth Street And Broadway

Looking east in Greenville, Ohio, August 24, 2014

The Wooden Shoe Menu

The Wooden Shoe Menu

The Wooden Shoe Menu | After seventy years with no menus, proprietor Fred Meyer has finally broken down and gone to print, Minster, Ohio, August 23, 2014

Half Of Injecting Strangers

Half Of Injecting Strangers

Half of Injecting Strangers | Richard Ringer and Dylan Oseas at the county fair horse races, August 22, 2014

Tire Garden

Tire Garden

Wandering around J & M Tire in Greenville, Ohio, waiting for my tire to be patched

Tire Shop

Tire Shop

A nail in my tire was causing a slow leak, but it's no longer a problem, August 20, 2014

Boyd Cleaners

Boyd Cleaners

Putting my time in at the laundromat, August 19, 2014

Greeters

Greeters

From the archives. Ralphie and Buttercup at The Ivy League in Greenville, Ohio

Dump Truck

Dump Truck

Parked in a lot off of Front Street in Greenville, Ohio

The Neon

The Neon

To the theater to see Richard Linklater's Boyhood, August 16, 2014

Front Street Grain Elevator

Front Street Grain Elevator

I think my grandfather may have worked here at one point in his life.

Fifth Street Off Broadway

Fifth Street Off Broadway

From the parking lot behind Wayne Cinema looking across Fifth Street in Greenville, Ohio, August 14, 2014

Buttercup & Ralphie

Buttercup & Ralphie

Two of my favorite shop dogs in the world. Taken at The Ivy League in Greenville, Ohio, August 13, 2014.

The Sacred And The Profane

The Sacred And The Profane

In an antique shop in Oxford, Ohio, August 12, 2014

Bonfiglio's Lot

Bonfiglio's Lot

Parking lot behind Wayne Cinema off of Fifth Street in Greenville, Ohio, August 11, 2014

Fairview Avenue Barn

Fairview Avenue Barn

Old barn at the T of Hall Street and Fairview Avenue in Greenville, Ohio, August 10, 2014

The Midway

The Midway

Looking down The Midway as the tractor pull rumbles The Grandstand, August 20, 2014

Sno Cones

Sno Cones

August 20, 2014

Roasted Peanuts

Roasted Peanuts

Combine a bag of fresh-roasted peanuts with an icy root beer, and you have my father's favorite fair snack, August 20, 2014

Martin's Famous Old Fashion Lemonade

Martin's Famous Old Fashion Lemonade

Not my lemondade of choice, but refreshing just the same, August 20, 2014

Cane Stand

Cane Stand

The gathering place at the fair for generations of school kids, August 20, 2014

Lonesome Carnie

Lonesome Carnie

August 20, 2014

Bowler Roller

Bowler Roller

My friends' favorite game when we were in school, August 20, 2014

Shoot Till U Win

Shoot Till U Win

August 20, 2014

Sugar Waffles

Sugar Waffles

My favorite fair food, August 20, 2014

Town 'N Country Motel

Town 'N Country Motel

Near Chrisman, Illinois on U.S. Route 36, July 11, 2014

Rear Bumper

Rear Bumper

Tommy's Classic Cars near Haddam, Kansas, July 12, 2014

Head On

Head On

Tommy's Classic Cars near Haddam, Kansas, July 12, 2014

Studebaker

Studebaker

Tommy's Classic Cars near Haddam Kansas, July 12, 2014

Behind The Shed

Behind The Shed

Tommy's Classic Cars near Haddam, Kansas, July 12, 2014

Welcome To Colorful Colorado

Welcome To Colorful Colorado

Sign at the Colorado and Kansas border on U.S. Route 36, July 13, 2014

Golden Burro Café

Golden Burro Café

Leadville, Colorado, July 14, 201

Mount Yale

Mount Yale

One of the mountains in the range known as "The Collegiate Peaks." Buena Vista, Colorado is in the foreground. Taken from the Barbara Whipple Trail, July 15, 2014.

Cowboy Sculpture

Cowboy Sculpture

On North F Street in Salida, Colorado, July 15, 2014

Arlie Dale's Jug Liquors

Arlie Dale's Jug Liquors

Sign above Arlie Dale's Jug Liquors in Salida, Colorado with The Palace Hotel and Tenderfoot Mountain in the background, July 15, 2014

Handlebar Toy

Handlebar Toy

A bike in Salida, Colorado, July 15, 2014

Aspen Forest

Aspen Forest

Near Cottonwood Lake outside of Buena Vista, Colorado, July 18, 2014

Comanche Drive-In

Comanche Drive-In

Just outside of Buena Vista, Colorado, July 18, 2014

Steel Bridge

Steel Bridge

Pulled over and snapped this driving back to Buena Vista along U.S. Route 24, July 21, 2014

 Monster Garden

Monster Garden

Papier-mâché creatures at Bungled Jungle in Salida, Colorado, July 25, 2014

It Lies In The Proles

It Lies In The Proles

Street art in Salida, Colorado, July 25, 2014

The Barber

The Barber

Jim Whatley of Larry's Barber Shop in Salida, Colorado, July 25, 2014