Mastodon on the Loose

Ashburn Wildlife Sighting

February 19, 2021 dkeener 0

Long thought extinct, residents of Ashburn, VA, a suburb of Washington D.C., were stunned to find a lone mastodon roaming the streets during a recent […]

Robert Hjort, Age 13

Family Heirloom

February 2, 2021 dkeener 0

My maternal grandfather, Robert Hjort, was a Danish immigrant born in 1908. He came to the United States with his family when he was two […]

T-Rex in Action

Inspiration: T-Rex

January 6, 2021 dkeener 0

It’s been an awful day. Insurrectionists wreaked havoc in the capitol and the Confederate flag was raised in DC for the first time in the […]

Venice

Inspiration: Venice

January 4, 2021 dkeener 0

I’ve never been to Venice, though I hope to visit sometime in the post-COVID-19 era. I’ve always been fascinated by its prominence in history, first […]

Wanna Play by Kathrin Federer

Inspiration: Wanna Play?

December 28, 2020 dkeener 0

I love this picture from Zurich-based artist Kathrin Federer. In this fanciful picture, a playful Tyrannosaurus Rex tries to play with a tiger on a […]