Gardening In Covid-19 Time

The fun fact about this photograph is that it was not taken in some rural or suburban location. I took it in the second block of Newbury Street, Boston’s premium “gold coast” shopping area. Think of it as a yankee’s Rodeo Drive.

For an instant you can forget Covid-19 and feel the warm soil getting under your fingernails reminding you that you’re still a sentient being living on a miraculous blue planet.

Sea Lions or Humans…Sun Brings Them Out


P1020734smallMy wife Sarah suggested this juxtaposition to me. The top photograph was taken at a wonderful place called the Elkhorn Slough in California and the bottom was right here in Boston last weekend. I must say the two groups of mammals do indeed love a sunny day by the water.