Category Archives: Photos of readers

Photos of readers

I’ve resumed posting photos of readers; please send one or two in, preferably with you doing something characteristic or interesting, and certainly with a description. Photos of you with your pet are welcome. Today we have reader Max Blanke baling hay on his Colorado farms (I think this is our first picture of a reader […]

Photos of readers

Send in one or two pictures of yourself doing something interesting or characteristic, and I’ll feature them on “Photos of readers”. Today’s featured reader is James Thompson, who hails from Texas. His notes are indented: The first photo was on top of Stewart Peak in Southern Colorado (13,983).  I’ve climbed the 54 14,000 peaks in […]

Photos of readers

Reader Lee Eberly sent some photos of himself and of a friend, along with these notes: About fifty years ago I was working on my Master’s degree at the University of South Dakota, studying four species of North American falcons. At the same time my wife and I would rehabilitate injured birds of prey brought […]

Photos of readers

Well, today we actually have a drawing of a reader, Ken Kukec. And there’s a reason why it’s a drawing: Federal courts don’t allow cameras in the courtroom, but here’s a sketch of yours truly with a client readers may recognize. My brother was in Washington, DC, recently and discovered it in the Library of Congress. The […]

Photos of readers

It’s time to resume posting photos and stories of readers, so by all means send me one or two snaps, preferably with a story behind the picture. Today we feature Gary Maxwell from California, who sent a cool selfie with a bird. His narrative is below: I never thought I had a photo suitable for […]

Photos of readers

I’m trying to get this feature back on track, so if you’d like your mug (and interests) placed before a gazillion readers, by all means send me a photo (maximum two) of you engaged in some interesting or characteristic activity, and don’t forget to include a few lines of explanation. Photos of you with your […]

Photos of readers

Today’s reader is John O’Neall, clearly an ailurophile. His notes are indented: I hesitated very little before I picked this of me engaged in a favorite and quite typical activity. At my age, this is considered exercise, especially getting back up. It’s too bad people say cats don’t like to have their tummies rubbed or […]

Photos of readers

Reader Chris Knight-Griffin should restore our faith in humanity according to the information given in his “Photos of Readers” contribution. His words are indented: I recently decided to adopt two special needs cat to add to the one I already have. Each of them have Cerebellar Hypoplasia (HP). This basically means their brains did not […]

Photos of readers

Remember that if you want to be featured here, send me one or two photos of you doing something characteristic, interesting, or weird. Today’s subject is reader David Andrews, who is pictured with a late dog: That’s me and my since passed Scottish Deerhound “Ciaran.” I used to work in the building across from where […]

Photos of readers

Now this is a good reader’s contribution because llamas and sweaters. Reader Lee Beringsmith from Wheatland, California writes in: My wife and I have a long time tradition, every New Years Day (which is also our wedding anniversary): we take a hike with some of our four-legged friends.  This photo is from Jan 1,  2019, […]