Friday, July 31, 2009
Thursday, July 30, 2009
Wednesday, July 29, 2009
Tuesday, July 28, 2009
My sister, Bucksnort, was talking to me today about society's need to hear bad news over good, and we were trying to figure out just why that is. Think about it--what we mainly hear on the "news" is the kind of stuff that makes us shudder, or say, "Oh, no!"
According to Building a Culture of Peace: The [Children for Peace] proposal eventually attracted considerable media attention, and led to a national referendum. 2,700,000 children all over Colombia voted, expressing their desire to live in harmony.
After selling pins to raise the money for the journey, Pérez and his father traveled to the Hague Appeal for Peace in the Netherlands. He continues to work for the abolition of antipersonal landmines. In 2002, he became the youngest law student at the Universidad Nueva Granada in Bogotá.
Friday, July 24, 2009
Thursday, July 23, 2009
Wednesday, July 22, 2009
There is a wonderful article giving a walking tour of the town in the SW Aviator, with all kinds of great restaurant descriptions and recommendations.
Tuesday, July 21, 2009
Monday, July 20, 2009
Friday, July 17, 2009
Thursday, July 16, 2009
Hey! Bertie has an idea! He thinks that Weetzie should sing a lullaby to him to help him fall to sleep. To help Weets, he shows her where the lullaby should be coming out.
Wednesday, July 15, 2009
Until I get my new glasses, I continue to struggle to get my photos in focus. I'm fond of this one from This Bud's for You, because I am pretty sure that some parts of the picture are focused well. To review the beginning of this volunteer sunflower, here is the bud, once again.