I remember the day at the safari, so clearly. I was in super major pain but I was determined to enjoy the day with one of my granddaughters. We got there and it wasn’t too crowded. It was the drive in safari, so we were safely enclosed in the car while we were able toContinue reading “American Safari”
What I love about certain apps is their collections of helpful hints, or as they say, “Life Hacks”. Here’s some of the things that I’ve learned, some ideas, some helpful hints. If you are mailing away for something, an offer or product or magazine, put a code into your name . If that company sellsContinue reading “Helpful Hints”
You can see some of my photographs, some photojournalism, some hobbyish pictures and some collage at some of the other sites. Check out flickr and also pinterst. Leave a message
There were many animals there, and before the end of the day was up, we did have quite an interesting experience (not shown in the photograph). The experience involved two bears that seemed to be upset with each other. Were you there that day? What happened? Unbelievable right? The experience happened in Jersey, USA. AndContinue reading “At the ‘kind of’ safari experience”
For me, driving is one of my ways to relax. I love driving. In fact, there are so many things that I love just because they are either ‘safe places’ or ‘safe processes’ or safe memories. The car was the visible vehicle that always brought me to safety when I was a child. There wasContinue reading “Sometimes you can see the coolest scenes from the little mirror”
So, after not having used this place in a long time, I’m testing the image feature. There is supposed to be an image here, one of my photographs that I took quite a while ago. Can you see the picture? If so, please describe it. What’s it mean to you? Thanks much.
Seems I still need to get used to this! I’m more organized than I was in the past. And, lately, when I thought I misplaced things, the ‘things’ were exactly where they were supposed to be. Seems that I have gotten into the habit of putting things in their proper places, now that I’ve foundContinue reading “Right Where It’s Supposed To Be”
Before Covid 19 tried to take over our city, I was writing here, as a hobby. The reason I share a lot of personal information online is because there was a stalker that was sharing fake stories, and some tidbits of real stories, with so many people, with people that I know and with completeContinue reading “So, It’s Been a While…”
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I know today, that some, targets are having a hard time because the bully is pressuring them to spend time with them (the bully) because it’s holiday time. So. I post this as a reminder, don’t let the bully win. Don’t spend time with the bully, and don’t go anywhere with the bully . JustContinue reading “Holidays? Don’t Worry, It’ll Be Ok”
I highly recommend this book for anyone that is being bullied. The book is called DO YOU by author Ben Cohen And I suggest getting this book for every child, every teen and every adult. This is that good. And since we know that bullies are all over the place, here and there, in all citiesContinue reading “Books for Targets or Victims of Bullies”
Some of the photographs that I’ve taken over the years, (above and below). I guess, I have become quite spoiled. Ever since I tasted fresh-from-the-garden tomatoes, regular tomatoes are not the same for me. Garden tomatoes are the most! So, the dime there is just to show you the size of my firstContinue reading “Photographer/ Author”
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©2019lperry All rights reserved including Internet, International and electronic recording rights. No copies without prior written permission from the artist/ author. What Are The Most Important Things I Learned At BCAT (The Brooklyn Community Television Studio and teaching studio) Since this was my very first experience in the control room of a television studio, youContinue reading “A6 Television Production”
I’ve Already Read These Books I’ve read these already .. but some of them I’d like to keep or get a paperback copy of . And, some of the books that I have read this year and last year are: The Holy Bible , I love this book! And I have a few copies,Continue reading “My Book List .. for today”
This photograph, the feature photograph of this entry, is one of my favorite photographs. I took this ‘shadow portrait’ back in the 90s. In this photo, the mystery, the fear and the shadows of a single person that was being bullied over a period of decades. The woman, in this photograph, after living decades inContinue reading “Personal But Public .. Smiles”
©2019lperry All rights reserved including internet, International , and electronic recording rights. No copies without permission from the artist/ author. I was so pushed into silence sometimes that words were not in my vocabulary. Necessary words were always there but regular words, words needed to answer simple questions disappeared from my vocabulary. I remembered learningContinue reading “Creative Non-Fiction, Kind-Hearted Critiques, Please . .”
Still, In Experimental Stages This past year, I started using a Chromebook since I had accidentally ruined my favorite computer, the Apple Air. Big changes, big switch, huge difference in laptops, for sure. However, I am determined to make the best of it. So, for the next few months or so, I am goingContinue reading “PDF On Chromebook?”
Admit It Most Of Us Look At Food and At Meals in The Same Way.. like this? We see food as a social thing. And in that thing , as a social thing, we can easily get offended if someone refuses our offer of food. Get over that and get into the spirit of America. Continue reading “Change The Way You Look At Food..”
On the wall in our home, there is a place for two of my favorite things… There’s this very beautiful, framed plaque with a totally cool calligraphy-style prayer on it. Our Father .. that’s it. This is one of my favorite prayers. I love it so much for many reasons.
So, in this particular workshop, we got to hear the history of the Alice Austen House on Staten Island, New York, USA. Very interesting history and an unexpected part of the workshop. The workshop was part of the National Pinhole Camera Day, and every one that came there to the place that day wasContinue reading “Every Year, There’s This Pinhole Camera Day, an International Event”
Share some picture ideas here. What’s your favorite free photo website? And what’s your favorite camera? What is the last photographic assignment you gave to yourself or where are you assigned?
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I lived less than 9 minutes away from the World Trade Center. For me, the WTC Plaza and the bookstore there, were some of my safe spaces, safe places, in my own city. They were places to retreat to, to see concerts in, to enjoy ‘the city’ without venturing too far into the city. MD, Continue reading “A Lifetime Of Memories * 9/11 forever”
Let’s get serious here and make sense for a change. So lately, you’ve been reading all over the place .. about these couple of magazines that are making a PERSON OF THE YEAR AWARD, right?
This is the page that I am dedicating to some of my photographs that I have placed on my flickr sites. Above and below, walk through my walking tour of life through photography. Some more photographs of life and everything in between All photographs are copyrighted and protected by copyright laws in US and Internationally. Continue reading “FLICKR and Photographs ..”
This is a book that might interest you. It’s got cool fun facts, and opinions and it’s got an answer for some of those questions you might have been asking yourself.
Some things I discovered this past week and last week: You can write in the Chromebook, but you must be signed into Chrome and you have to use either an extension, an app or Google Docs. You can buy a laptop for two hundred dollars but there’s a catch; it’s a Chromebook. YouContinue reading “What I Learned This Week..”
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©2019lperry All rights reserved including internet, International, and electronic recording rights. No copies without prior written permission. (The copyright for the entire building photograph belongs to Joe -will put the website below there at the end of this entry). Well , thank you! I read your blog and saw all the tourist attractions, theContinue reading “You Are Appreciated ..”
©2019lperry All rights reserved including internet, International, and electronic recording rights. No copies without prior written permission from the artist/author . These two featured photographs, above, are from two totally different places, unconnected experiences, yet, both worthy of remembering, in their own ways. In the balloon scene, I was experiencing being in a place thatContinue reading “Floating Through Time ..”
The Solution is Easy. ©2019lperry All rights reserved including internet, International and electronic recording rights. No copies without prior written permission from author/artist. Well, the holidays are here and they are still coming. And if you are feeling lost or stressed, as it says up there in the title of this entry, the solutionContinue reading “Are You Lost?”
Seriously, I was in the store and I wasn’t even looking for a book. However, this one book really caught my attention and wouldn’t let go of it. HANDCRAFTED by Clint Harp It’s a Touchstone book And on the back of the book there is a quote from Jimmy Carter He says, “Clint, a fellowContinue reading “HANDCRAFTED, A Book Clint Harp”
DISCLAIMER: I am not an electrician, nor a handyman. Therefore, don’t do any of this at home without proper instruction, supervision or licensing. This process involves only a couple of screwdrivers, and some safety information, however, you should have a trained electrician or professional worker do the work for you if you are unqualifiedContinue reading “The First Step …”
I read this entry about BOTs and scams . This is excellent information and everyone should find time to read it. Some of the things I knew but some of the information was new to me – artfromperry via The Plight Of The Twitter Bot
First, Figure Out Why.. If you want to volunteer in community television, first figure out the why of it, so that you can use your time, your research and your effort in the most productive manner.
Seriously, I am not joking. Just from my own experience, as I enjoy homemade soup, more and more and as I notice that my breathing problems are no longer my breathing problems, I can’t help think, “Can homemade soup be the answer”? Now, if I was to answer my own question, with facts, opinions andContinue reading “Could Homemade Soup Be The Answer?”
88 Days to Any Goal by Author Dr. Rollan Roberts So, as I continue to read this very interesting and very helpful book, I come to this page that is set out for WEEK TWO And I’ll quote from the book, all the things that you might want to do for yourContinue reading “88 Days To Any Goal by Author”
TELEVISION PRODUCTION (Community Television Production) (This is an article in a series of articles about community television production and related topics). ©2019lperry All rights reserved including internet, International and electronic recording rights. No copies without prior written permission from author/artist. Back To Basics VIDEO BASICS One of the best offline ways to learn aboutContinue reading “Television Production A4”
Is It The Equipment Or Producer Error Or Training Error? Here’s some advice that most corporations will not tell you. Yet, since I’ve been producing television for over twenty years, I’m going to tell you this vital information. It’s not quite technical, but yet at the same time it is technical. Take patience and readContinue reading “Television Production A5”
Well, not really continued but just a side note here. In that entry that I wrote, called, “The Buffalo”, with the picture of an animal at top.. the entry is not finished, and believe it or not, even though the first bits of it are about a screeching train ride, the story really getsContinue reading “The Buffalo , continued”
QUOTE “Well, maybe I just want to know the future so I can prepare myself for what’s coming. “If good things are coming, they will be a pleasant surprise, ” Said the seer. If bad things are, and you know in advance, you will suffer greatly before they even occur”. From the book: THEContinue reading “The Alchemist”
The Buffalo? The Story of A Buffalo ©2019lperry All rights reserved including internet, International and electronic recording rights. No copies without prior written permission of the author/artist. So, many decades ago, the ‘adventure’ began at the sidewalk of Nostrand Avenue. From there we took the train all the way to Manhattan, NY , USA. WeContinue reading “The Story of A Buffalo”
88 Days To Any Goal by Dr. Rollan Roberts Anyone up to the challenge. This was in the new books section of the library. I had to get through more than half the book to get to the actual 88 day plan.
The Good Things A4 Series on Community Television Production ©2019lperry , All rights reserved including Internet, International and electronic recording rights. No copies without prior written permission from author/artist. Why I Ventured Into Community Television There are so many reasons that I came to be producing television. Some of the reasons more important thanContinue reading
Studio Production A3 ©2019lperry All rights reserved including internet, International and electronic recording rights. No copies without prior written permission from the artist/author. or subtitled, “The Rough Side of Community Television Production” After you have finished your courses and you have become certified as a community producer, you are able to reserve the studioContinue reading “Television Production A3”
An Introduction to Community Television Production, Some Ideas, Thoughts, and Some Information ©2019lperry , All rights reserved including Internet, International and electronic recording rights. No copies without prior written permission from author/artist. If you are thinking about producing community television, this article might help you in your choices and decisions.
“There is always something to celebrate, whether it is the first green up of a snowdrop pushing up or the gathering of suncrisped shirts fresh off the clothesline. There are flowers to count and fruit to harvest.
Originally posted on Cynthia Bailey-Rug:
Finding the courage to set boundaries on being abused & even to end a toxic relationship isn’t easy. It takes a tremendous amount of courage & strength to do such things. One of the few things that is even more difficult is to tell other people your story. Part of…
Back in 90’s AND prior to 2007, I took these photographs Above are three studio photographs (photographs that I took in the television studio before I had my injury decades ago). And then there is one of my favorite collages that I created during a time or trauma and crisis. (Lots of loss, and extenuatingContinue reading “Still, I Take Photographs ..”
TV Production Article Series A2 ©2019 lperry A little about “Field Production” Even though I used the studio for my television production, when I first began, I wanted more than that. I had passed both courses – Studio and Field / Remote Production, but I didn’t have the time to be reserving the camera,Continue reading “First Years… Beginning TV Production”
Have a beautiful night! Peace.
This book had a tremendous affect on my own life. I read it at a time that I was hiding from a bully. By hiding, I mean, I had quit going to places where I used to go to – to avoid the bully. I was hiding even online, though I had many photographs online,Continue reading “Life Changing Books”
Well, thanks so much for that information about chromebook and about the new word processing program that is free online. Here is the document after you ’embed’ it in to your page . Below is the sample https://writer.zohopublic.com/writer/published/d5pdz3e6c2c5dde7f4e86a17cf877968e2301?mode=embed I have a link here to a sample document that I typed up. I’m still notContinue reading “Typing Experiment with ZOHO”
So I wrote an entry asking where people are from but nobody answered. Are you guys in hiding, on the run, shy? Or are you a wordpress employee that is paid to sit there and read an entry and press LIKE? Or even worse, are you an employee and you aren’t reading and then pressingContinue reading “Where are you , smiles?”
What place is everyone from? City? State? Or Country? I am in a part of NYC that has an abundance of turkeys. End of tbis entry
For the most part, I write about horses in a very different way than most do. Since I do not own a horse, I write from the perspective of just a rider, just someone that has had some interesting, some great, or some mediocre tales of riding and everything in between. And myContinue reading “A Horse of a Different Color.”
My Heart Goes Out To All The School Children That Are In This Today.. Yesterday, I read another true account of a school child that was being bullied in school. And the bullying was persistent and kind of steady. However, this story was different in that the school authorities claimed that the bullies were ‘different’Continue reading “Gabriel Taye, Innocent Child , Another News Story Written ..”
They are such beautiful flowers…yet because they grow freely, and because they grow abundantly, they are not as valued as the roses are ..
This is an OPINION piece.. (and the pictures in this entry have nothing to do with the typing in this entry). (From time to time, I add my photography to entries just to add a picture). The more you try to get people to hate Trump, the more people like him. YouContinue reading “The Word Trump”
Here’s some information that you might not know. ©2019 lperry artfromperry All rights reserved including internet and electronic recording rights. No copies without prior written permission. Just one tidbit that took me a long time to figure out. A little background first.
People that know me would never imagine that this is, a true story. Nothing big, nothing huge, probably nothing out of the ordinary for most people, but for me, hmm, “she did that”? Today, I made a small pot of homemade “tomato, rice, broccoli” soup. And it was perfect. And the unusual part forContinue reading “Two Bowls of Homemade … (read more)”
And, well, quite a while back, all the pretty pink petals of the Cherry Blossom tree blew away . All that is left is the injured trunk of the tree and all the barren branches. But still, the memory stays with me, that beautiful tree .
A book by author, Kathleen Donohoe; it’s called
Laugh Out Loud w/ me! So , It’s frowned upon by the industry and I love it! The DIY Network doesn’t have people trying to really help you guys learn about heating and cooling. And sometimes when they do it is either too dry , or too hard to understand. Let’s keep in simple , […]Continue reading “THIS IS NOT MY VIDEO This is a REBLOG of an interesting entry Network| 2019- Save Money On HVAC Repair — Do It Yourself HVAC Repair “
I did a little editing here on these pages. If you look at the ABOUT pages and the About and a little about life, you will see that I’ve added some information. The rest will be updated at a later date.. I’ll see if I can add the links here the long story here Continue reading “Finally Updated the “ABOUT””
The main part of this video is a guy, a reporter speaking on an important topic. There is a very short clip where Greta speaks for a few minutes but the MAIN part of the video is this reporter that is speaking. This is a video of a REPORTER speaking. I have this one questionContinue reading “From You Tube, This Is A Must See ..”
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So, quite a while back, we drove out to, Long Island , I think. And there was the bookstore! Fabulous. This is when the bookstores actually had comfortable chairs to sit in and to read in.
As a child, this was one of the most disgusting ‘treats’ that I was given . Seriously, to this day, when I see this package, I realize that right now, I have wonderful opportunities to eat magnificent meals, wonderful foods, that are truly the best that food has to offer.
Protect the child witness. Think of the child first, not your story.
There are ways to fight Alzheimers, forgetfulness, and brain injuries that are more holistic than the average treatment. NOTE: I”m not saying, don’t go to the doctor nor am I saying don’t get treated. I’m saying there’s a thing or a way that really helps these problems (the memory problems) and the ways don’t usuallyContinue reading “N E W S B R E A K E R ….”
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I Love This Kid’s Smile.. Yes, of course he’s not a little kid anymore, but still, I love this kid’s smile. I have three kids (adults) and three grandkids. Smiles. And every one of them is really tired of me taking pictures . Smiles.
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Set Goals! If you are satisfied with your writing style the way it is, that’s ok! But if you want to keep growing as a writer you must set goals. I want to be a better blogger, so I need to be a better writer. I have 7 writing…
That day was a two-horse day
Some Interesting Titles At A Dollar Store
Watermelon, 1952 by Rufino Tamayo (1899-1991) Wow! To think that I would find the perfect watermelon online and right there at this person’s site. Excellent. 🙂 via Watermelon — Rufino Tamayo — Biblioklept
So, it’s sideways. Isn’t life always a bit ‘sideways’? ©2019lperry artfromperry
Food Is the Best Medicine I’ve always loved the FOOD HOSPITAL channel online, but I can’t seem to find the original channel. Lots of people have put some of the FOOD HOSPITAL on their own channels. I will try to post the closest ones. Here is one episode of THE FOOD HOSPITAL
Few Days Ago, I Found A Good Website.. It is at youtube and the person that does the videos there is called, Dr. Carol . I’ll put a link below to the videos. What I Liked Most About the Videos is that the conversation is just that, a conversation tone. There’s no condescending. And there’sContinue reading “Would That Solve All World Problems?”
So, I put these pictures together, none of them are really connected but they make a nice slideshow. There is one group of photos that feature my posters. Posters, “There’s always hope. The sun rises every morning” , and other ones like “Lightbulb Moment” . Those are our hydrangeas, and our spider web. TheContinue reading “So, Click the Slide Show ..”
First, the slide show is here with some of the pictures. I’ll post the regular photos later on in the post, in case you can not see the slide show.
Someone Did A Horrible Thing.. There was a entry somewhere online that someone did the ‘effigy’ thing. People that do that just don’t have any sense. The girl is a kid, a child. It is not her fault that the media is trying to make a movie star out of her nor that misinformedContinue reading “Leave The Child Be ..”
Someone else produced this program on youtube . It is an interesting story of people, human nature, narcissism, about pretty much everything included about the giraffe. The ‘giraffe’ is a power animal, according to the video. They have the ability to reach things that are unreachable to others. etc, Here’s the Move forward inContinue reading “The Giraffe Sees the Whole Picture ..”
This is totally an opinion piece.
June 07 ? 2020 The official special day of prayer for the President was in 2019, June 02, 2019 , so if they have it again, which they probably will, that should turn out to be on
Over the years, I’ve listened to many radio hosts, tv hosts, and authors. And this is, this ‘find’ is gold! So far, I’ve listened to only two of her interviews, but she seems to choose authors that have a solid message, and a tactic or process that appears to be an answer to ordinaryContinue reading “I’m Really Appreciating This Radio Host”
This is a very amazing interview in that the author of the book has a whole different idea, a different approach to bullying than most ‘experts’ have. And what this guy says, makes a lot of sense. If you have a child in school or a teen or even college age student, you probably willContinue reading “One Amazing Interview with An Author”
My only tattoo, So, we waited on line to get these tattoos. The line was long but I figured that since I never had a tattoo before (and would never get another one, smiles), I would wait on the line. The picture is my grandson’s arm and my arm with our new tattoos.Continue reading “My Only Tattoo”
FIRST IT TAKES A LITTLE TIME… to get used to it.. But after a little bit, it works out just fine. I’m not big on Chrome, and then after using it, I found out that a few things were missing. Anyway, after experimenting with it a little bit, I’ve ‘found” some of theContinue reading “Chromebook Talk ..”
The entry in which I clear up the mystery ©2019lperry artfromperry One Of The Key Things Missing Is the ‘persistence’ or the ‘continued’ words. A lot of people think that name-calling and or being verbally rude to someone or making fun of someone is bullying. But think about this, most children, kids or evenContinue reading “Clearing Up The Mystery”
On the topic of selfies, I have this to say. This is the way that I like to take my selfies, in a way where you don’t quite see me immediately, you look at another subject, and then perhaps say, “Oh, I see her there, in the reflection”. I was taking a pictureContinue reading