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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
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The pink tint lasted less than three minutes. I was standing there with my camera waiting for the mountain to show off and it did, but oh how briefly. Continue reading
Posted 1 hour ago at The Curmudgeonly Professor
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Yesterday was a bonanza for cloud watching and cloud picture taking. I've never seen a cloud I didn't want to photograph. I ended up with 177 more photos, and what to do with them all? I hope you don't get... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at The Curmudgeonly Professor
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Enjoy the flowers this month as their end is creeping up on is as August wanes and turns into September. Continue reading
Posted yesterday at The Curmudgeonly Professor
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If you woke up on the grouchy side of life, take a look at this sunflower and then smile, and keep smiling throughout the day. You will do yourself and all those who see your smiles a world of good.... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at The Curmudgeonly Professor
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You never know what surprises are in store with the breaking of a new day--clouds, red or yellow or pink or orange sky, clear sky, mist, fog--you just have to open the blinds and welcome whatever is in store for... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at The Curmudgeonly Professor
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I don't mean to imply that these pictures of a long-ago abandoned corral along the frontage road in Beaver are typical of the town. Beaver is a beautiful small town in central Utah. We stop every time we go through... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at The Curmudgeonly Professor
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Ann Arbor, Michigan in our student apartment when I was studying for my Ph.D. in economics at the University of Michigan Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at The Curmudgeonly Professor
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The Jordan River runs north for miles through the Salt Lake Valley. A wonderful system of trails follows the stream. I've seen one little fox with a long bushy tail running along this fence and someone told me there are... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at The Curmudgeonly Professor
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I've spent so much time watching this mountain over the past decade or more that I know every ridge, every crevice, every valley. And I never tire of watching it move through the seasons, through the greening of spring and... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at The Curmudgeonly Professor
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Sadie Elise The pictures I posted yesterday of my two daughters, Kim and Carolyn, and my two great granddaughters, Sadie and Elise (Carolyn's granddaughters) were far and away the most popular pictures I have posted in months. I'm no dummy,... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at The Curmudgeonly Professor
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Near the turn going up and over the hill into Beaver on I-15 Landmark hill turning to go downhill into Beaver UT Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at The Curmudgeonly Professor
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More signs in the air that summer is waning, all too soon. I missed most of summer immobilized from my vertigo attack in May and was rarely out of the house until the last couple of weeks. I took 63... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at The Curmudgeonly Professor
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If you snoozed, you missed the pink sky, which lasted all of about ten minutes. Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at The Curmudgeonly Professor