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Dwight Blood
Salt Lake City and St. George UT
retired 81 year old college economics professor with a wife, five kids, nineteen grandkids, eighteen great grandkids (and counting)
Interests: writing, photography, books, computers, family, dieting, cooking, blogging, recipes
Recent Activity
Today is July 1 2015. Exactly one half of the year 2015 has vanished into history. We now have six months left to see how much we can accomplish before the end of the year. We may think that 180... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at The Curmudgeonly Professor
It is one thing to be filled with enthusiasm over one or more tasks that you plan to accomplish during the next six months, but it is entirely something different to actually begin (I read somewhere today that it's o.k.... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at The Curmudgeonly Professor
One more day and the first six months of the year 2015 is history. Whatever we did accomplish, whatever we didn't get around to doing, whatever we procrastinated doing, all of those tasks and chores have vanished into the calendar... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at The Curmudgeonly Professor
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Baled Hay Storage Sheds Same view, in Topaz Black and White Filter Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at The Curmudgeonly Professor
As we get ready to begin the second half of the journey through the year 2015, we now turn to the task of identifying the tasks on our own personal do lists. After we have identified the tasks we need... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at The Curmudgeonly Professor
Every day we are all bombarded with countless voices, signals, messages, signs, printed words, vocal words, admonitions, and a myriad other ways in which we find ourselves overloaded with information. How we filter out the static of our daily messages... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at The Curmudgeonly Professor
Yesterday's task was aimed at continuing the climb up a steep hill until we get to the mid-point of the year 2015 in just a few days. We reminded ourselves that getting this far may not have been that easy,... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at The Curmudgeonly Professor
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I could probably come up with at least 100 other versions of this same white saguaro cactus blossom with the 16 Topaz color filters I have appended to Photo Shop. Double click for best view. Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at The Curmudgeonly Professor
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Photos from the countless previously unedited photos taken during the time I was recovering from vertigo. Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at The Curmudgeonly Professor
Today is June 25 2015. We are five days away from July 1, the halfway mark in calendar months for the year 2015. I remember starting out on many trips when our family was young. We would pack our clothes... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at The Curmudgeonly Professor
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These photos taken in late June 2014 are among the first photos I took after having a severe vertigo attack in May 2014. I have several thousand photos of mountains and clouds that I took in the months that followed... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at The Curmudgeonly Professor
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If you weren't up at 6:00 a.m. yesterday morning, you would have missed all of the golden displays in the heavens in the South Salt Lake UT Valley. And if you waited a few minutes to grab your camera, you... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at The Curmudgeonly Professor
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As usual, to catch the color you have to be watching and alert. Most bright color comes and goes in the matter of five or ten minutes, or less. Continue reading
Posted Jun 24, 2015 at The Curmudgeonly Professor