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Double Vision


I have no idea how our brains make sense of sight.  Obviously, most of us don’t expect to see double images. But in truth, the ability to see a single image with two eyes involves a complex system of muscles, … Continue reading

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Property Rights


I have spent more time WRITING about this piece, than I have creating the piece itself.  I first saw the photograph posted by a friend of mine on her social web page and knew right away, I had to do something with … Continue reading

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Genesis – I Didn’t See It


Before I loose anyone because THIS post deals a bit in religion, I only ask, give it a chance.  Towards the end, I included some biblical verses which may very well “offend”.  I’ll begin by saying, I have been fortunate throughout my … Continue reading

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A Somewhat Lengthy Health Update With a Little Art Mixed In


No matter how the medical profession tries, and no matter how well intended your friends or neighbors,  preparing for ANY major surgery can be terrifying.  Regardless of how “routine” the procedure may be made to sound.  Hearing from the doctors, “We … Continue reading

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More Thoughts & Floral Art


Pastel Tulip Prints by dbuckman This piece began from photographs of a friends garden.  I “rested”on publishing the print.  The dilemma was the roller coaster of emotions I was experiencing while working on it.  What it eventually came to represent.  Came very … Continue reading

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Tulips


Tulip Prints by dbuckman   Recently. someone I knew/know shared with me some beautiful aerial photos of Tulip Farms. The colors, the patterns were all outstanding. I guess it’s all in the timing, her remembering my interest in floral art, and … Continue reading

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My Tribute To A Public Servant


Fire Alarm I’m sometimes asked, “Where did you come up with that idea?”  Those who know me, know also, I can be “wordy”!   I decided, to better explain this work, I’ll give you the short version in MY words, then share … Continue reading

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Caves & People Who Touch Our Lives


There is so much to write about.  The Westminster Dog Show results have been on my mind.  Not only because my impression of the finalists, but the flood of childhood memories I was met with as I watched.  I PROMISE … Continue reading

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Miles From The Mountains


I realize that lately, I’ve been in one of those “serious” modes.  I’m not psychic.  I don’t see the future.  But, I have these “feelings” sometimes, when “things” are about to change.    When I know, you’ll know, but in the … Continue reading

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Pink Flowers


Pink Flowers Even when I lived in apartments, I enjoyed having some sort of “flower garden”.  Just had to remember to keep ’em watered!  And yes, I even had a few planters on the rtiny little deck for my favorite veggies.  But, because … Continue reading

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Outside Philadelphia


So far, the schedule is as follows;  Heart doctor appointment October 18th.  If HE says things are good, then I see family doctor guy,  for an exam on the 21st.  HE is supposed to do a bunch of lab tests etc. … Continue reading

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Over And Under Bridge


Over & Under Bridge by dbuckman Life’s Journey With traffic in front, and traffic behind, it is not often that we are able to slowly and methodically move slowly across a bridge. This is one of the most unusual experiences … Continue reading

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California Sunrise


California Bridge Sunrise by dbuckman Dedicated to a chapter of life incomplete… The bridges in life are designed to take us across hurdles and obstacles. To help our lives run more smoothly. Often, we cannot see the end or know … Continue reading

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Sunlit Bridge


Sunlit Bridge by dbuckman   I wanted to thank EVERYONE for the birthday greetings.  It had been overwhelming, the number of well wishes I’ve received via the blog, Facebook and e-mail! Court and trial for Skip is tomorrow.  Will keep … Continue reading

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House In The Woods


Like any owner/operator, I dreaded layovers, breakdowns or any other delay that prevented the wheels from rolling.  I’ve had my share of rescheduled loads – picking up AND delivering.  From Baltimore to San Diego and everywhere in between. Although I bought my … Continue reading

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