A photo taken by my father.
A few shots of Lake Monroe
Cee’s challenge post The ackee, also known as achee, ackee apple or ayee (Blighia sapida) is a fruit of the Sapindaceae soapberry family, as are the lycheeand the longan. It is native to tropical West Africa. The scientific name honors Captain William Bligh who took the fruit from Jamaicato the Royal Botanic Gardens in Kew, England in 1793, and introduced it to science. The English common name is derived from the West African Akan akye fufo. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ackee More photo posts
A photo taken by Dad.
It’s coming up on two years since Dad moved on to the other side. Here he is looking spry and healthy! This is a digital layout, but I want to someday do some scrapbooking in the analog realm. See more of my pages here. You and I can learn scrapbooking techniques with some courses from […]
My father used to live in a duplex apartment at the end of Sunset Ave. in Bloomington. The street was aptly named. I took this photo six years ago, when Dad was pretty healthy and strong. He may have been visiting his sister in Atlanta on this day.
My father was an avid photographer. He probably took tens of thousands of pictures through the years. He passed away last year, but I decided not to close his Flickr account. That’s where I came across a photo of my father, mother, uncle, and grandmother posing for a shot on the shore of Lake Michigan […]
I guess I’m learning what it’s like to live with, and how to manage an MS flare-up. My legs, as of late yesterday, feel pretty close to normal. I could walk without an assistive device, but in the afternoon, I was too tired to go very far without help. We went to the hospital to […]