The Symbol of Justice is a Woman

Meet Judge Elreta Alexander, the first African American judge elected to the bench in North Carolina.

High Rise

There's a high rise going up down the street from me. After watching its construction, I've decided that I will not be a high rise construction worker. Nope. Not for me.

Late Sunday Night Musings

Greetings, Dear Bloggers! The winsome Tales from the Mind of Kristian has nominated me for a Mystery Blogger Award! Although I'm not an award kind of girl (participation trophies for everyone!), I do appreciate the nomination... and the questions. More questions! *rubs hands together and cackles* Sock 'em to me, Kristian! 1. What has been... Continue Reading →

Downtown

Downtown Raleigh on a Friday afternoon. The pedestrian bridge behind the N.C. State Legislative Building.   Traffic on a Friday afternoon. If you look carefully, you can see somebody getting a ticket. Roses fighting a wrought iron fence. Cee's Which Way Photo Challenge - April 20, 2018

Bench

The benches in front of North Carolina's State Capitol. Cee's Black & White Photo Challenge - Any Kind of Seating

Old

Today's challenge was objects or people fifty years or older. I don't generally take pictures of people, but I have a lot of objects. Today, I'm introducing you to Raleigh's historic Oakwood. Cee's Black and White Challenge - Objects or People Over Fifty Years Old - April 12, 2018

Sharing My World… April 9, 2018

1. Been anywhere recently for the first time? Yep. The Mordecai House here in downtown Raleigh. That was when I thought Spring had come to stay. Silly me. 2. List three favorite book characters. Special Agent Pendergast by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Childs Special Agent Pendergast makes his appearance in The Relic as a southern FBI... Continue Reading →

Found

Good news. I found Spring. Here you go. All pictures are from the Mordecai House Gardens in downtown Raleigh. The Mordecai House was once the largest plantation in Wake County (a.k.a. Raleigh). Interestingly, it's also reported to be the oldest house in Raleigh on its original foundations. I thought that was Haywood Hall... the point... Continue Reading →

Lilac

Went for a walk this morning and found some lilac. At least, I think it's lilac. I'm going to call it lilac.    

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