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Tag: westminster

Pennies and Penury

The Connecticut River: Deep & Pure, originally uploaded by elefanterosado. Fall has arrived in Vermont with a glorious, buoyant sheen. The days are sun-kissed warm and bright, as though the whole world has suddenly burst into Technicolor. There is color everywhere: on the golden leaves of the tall trees that nearly scrape the sky over […]

Thicker Than Thieves

Daisy, originally uploaded by elefanterosado. My neighbor Daisy (the miniature donkey) and her cohort Violet look at me with big eyes as if to say: “Really, this is your property we’ve wandered onto uninvited? You don’t say. But really, I think we were invited. Because, after all, we’re just so darned cute. Now if you’ll […]

Red Barn Under Blue Sky

Red Barn, Blue Sky, originally uploaded by elefanterosado. We’ve been having some strange weather in these parts. Heavy rain punctuated by muggy, humid, horribly hot weather, and occasionally alleviated by breathtaking blue skies offset by white fluffy clouds. Guess that’s global warming for ya. But we still count ourselves lucky to live in this beautiful […]

Portrait of Migrant Farm Workers

Portrait of Migrant Farm Workers, originally uploaded by elefanterosado. When I hopped between the lettuce patches and asked if I could take his photo, he didn’t miss a beat. “You gonna give me six bucks?” he asked in a heavy Jamaican patois. “If that’s what you need,” I said. His co-workers scoffed and mumbled that […]

The Big Red Barn

Red Barn Interior Detail, originally uploaded by elefanterosado. This is a vacant stall inside The Big Red Barn antiques emporium. I like the natural wood finish and the way the rows of old purses are reflected in the faux window, which is actually a mirror. I just happen to have a sizable purse collection (and […]