PDF On Chromebook?

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?”

Our Father ..

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.

The Parrot Picnic !

So, okay, it’s a little early for the Parrot Picnic..but just in case you  haven’t heard about it, I’m going to tell the story. I don’t have a parrot, but that year, I went to the Parrot Picnic , anyway.  And I was not disappointed.   There is an organization  of parrot owners that gets togetherContinue reading “The Parrot Picnic !”

A Lifetime Of Memories * 9/11 forever

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”

FLICKR and Photographs ..

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 ..”

The Library

One Of The Most Beautiful Places In Our World Is In Our Libraries! ©2019lperry  artfromperry   All rights reserved including internet rights , International rights and electronic recording rights.  No copies without prior written permission from the author / artist. Over the years, I’ve had the good fortune, God has blessed me with the opportunity toContinue reading “The Library”

Smiles, All Photographs Are Good Photographs ..

I Photograph Life And Everything In Between  It’s funny how photography and life can be so different.   I really like this picture.  But if you set it in front of four photographers (smiles, or even one), they will probably tell you just how many things are wrong with the picture.  Yet, if I change oneContinue reading “Smiles, All Photographs Are Good Photographs ..”

Clearing Up The Mystery

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”

©2019artfromperry “For most of my life, I’ve been told what to do, what to say, where to go and pretty much everything else.   And now, in our country,  it is hard to be online and say that you support our President.. The reason it takes courage to admit this, publicly, is because people are beingContinue reading

Shrink this article to THREE sentences …Challenge …

Are you up to this challenge?      Here’s the scoop.    You see an article in the news, and you might have an immediate reaction to the news article.            H  o  w  e  v  e  r  ….  is your immediate reaction to the real true news story or toContinue reading “Shrink this article to THREE sentences …Challenge …”

Grazie …

Thank you for reading here.   Just asking, can you help me out with this ? Checking to make sure the blog is working correctly.   Can you leave a comment, even a word or 2 ?    Are the buttons there working? Thanks much if you can help  out with this . Truth isContinue reading “Grazie …”

Help For You …

Seriously, someone created this fabulous book.    And every single person should read it.    This book is a great encourager.    I read it long time ago.    And there’s a before and after of the book for me as likely you too, can see a before and after for yourself also, in yourContinue reading “Help For You …”

Some Cherry Blossom Trees without the Tree … Peaceful week …

For this picture I am presenting the Cherry Blossom tree in a ‘different’ way.   In this picture, if you look close, you will see all parts of the tree.    In the upper-right hand corner you see a glimpse of the trunk of the tree, right in the corner there.   In the glassContinue reading “Some Cherry Blossom Trees without the Tree … Peaceful week …”

Over the Bridge and more

I took those pictures as I walked over the VNB  (Verrazano) , during the parade .  Pictured is the  25th Anniversary of the Bridge. .. The bridge is closed to traffic on that day and there are parades of people and the seven original cars that first crossed the bridge.  Nice parade, great day. Silly, at theContinue reading “Over the Bridge and more”

If You Must ………..

Smiles,  if you must have an addiction of some sorts, go in the direction of books and of libraries and of book stores .  You can’t go wrong  with this kind of stuff.  And the only side effects of this addiction are knowledge, wisdom, education, socialization, fun, science, art, and all wonderful things in the world.     And mostContinue reading “If You Must ………..”

Just Old …

Featured picture today is an old piece of photography equipment .    It is wooden with a glass screen there, and I figured it would just make a great picture showing our tree, in the reflection of the glass. another picture below – unrelated to the other pictures in this entry.    An old selfieContinue reading “Just Old …”

This Kid Didn’t Make it…

  Please speak out against bullies.   You can survive. Never be silent as someone bullies you. FOR teachers and administrators — there’s a book you need to read.    It’s called FREE US FROM BULLYING   Teachers know only that they are taught.     And for most of them, that’s it.    They listen toContinue reading “This Kid Didn’t Make it…”

The Color Red..

The Color Red …. walking into the room, I sway the red cloth around, as if I am in the ring at a popular bull fight in Spain. … the color red. what do you think of when you see the color red?   If you were in the ring, that day , with theContinue reading “The Color Red..”

Pictures and Links

Decades ago, I took photographs during a television show, years later, I put some of them together and created an abstract kind-of picture.   Sometimes speaking out with pictures can have a totally different meaning than speaking out directly in words. More pictures are below this link here.   (This link goes to one ofContinue reading “Pictures and Links”

Photography Birds

I’d been there a number of times before but, before this I had never, ever seen turkeys there.  For the most part, I took one of my granddaughters on the road trip to distant place to see the wildlife that lived in the area.    There ere cardinals, bluejays, woodpeckers ,chickadees, sparrows, squirrels, chipmunks, andContinue reading “Photography Birds”

Photography Pin Hole

These are my ‘modern’  pinhole style photographs that I took that day that I attended the course in New York City,  New York,  United States of America.. So, every single year, there’s a community organization that celebrates “National Pinhole Camera”  Day.     Small details:    They charge you about five dollars and you pre-registerContinue reading “Photography Pin Hole”

Humans on Ice ….Manhattan Style

  Really?    In a block of ice?  Really? Yes, really. In Manhattan, in  New York,  in the United States of America,  there in the midst of it all, is this guy who decided to make the headlines by encasing himself in a huge, block of ice. Picture follows …  

Signs of a Good Instructor

Some of the signs of a good instructor:   They have the right focus – they teach the subject that they are being paid to teach.  They stick to the topic.  They do not go off on tangents or on rants because of their own personal views.  They leave their personal lives and personal choices outContinue reading “Signs of a Good Instructor”

Photography Blocks

Things that I remember to do, when I remember to do them. Before clicking that shutter button, check all four corners of the shot and all the areas around the margins of the photograph.   Frame that subject properly , whether in the center or off to the side , paying attention, if you want toContinue reading “Photography Blocks”

Photography Over The Years

These pictures “in circles”  are each just a small part of the original photograph.    But they are interesting even though you see a little bit of every photograph. Everything at this newsletter/blog is copyrighted.  No copies without prior written permission from the artist/author  ©2000-2018 LindaPerry   ,  ©2018 Linda Perry  All rights reserved includingContinue reading “Photography Over The Years”

Photography Personal And

    Smiles and serious faces, a large variety in this collection of photographs, some captions, ask for others.  Do you know where these were taken?   Do you know any of the people in these photographs?   Leave a note, public or private if you recognize anyone. ©2017 perry , All rights reserved includingContinue reading “Photography Personal And”