Neighborhood Watch

Bad guys, beware!  This quartet of young super heroes adds a new meaning to "neighborhood watch". Their body language alone tells you they are ready for action, and eager to challenge any evil force that tries to invade their turf.  Hands on hips, a look of determination in their eyes and an aura of  "all business" ought … Continue reading Neighborhood Watch

Super Heroes

I went to the Iowa State Fair today: terrific, a world class event.  I was surprised and thrilled to see that my daughter received a 2nd and 4th Place ribbon for her two entries in Handmade Children's Clothes.  Super Heroes are very popular now, and her 4 year old son is crazy about them. She … Continue reading Super Heroes


Is "alien super heroes" an oxymoron?  I always think of super heroes as being one of us, of this planet, (not aliens) humans possessing super powers to fight the "bad guys", and the bad guys are usually beastly nonhuman forms from unknown places (aliens).   Hmmm, a conundrum. I was messing around with a photo … Continue reading Aliens