Miami’s New Midtown Shopping and Arts District

This is the new Midtown, new to me as I discovered it last Christmas. Running between 29th and 36th Streets and between Miami Avenue and Biscayne Boulevard. The shops run between 34th and 36th. There was a couple of condo towers to the right of the first picture plus another starting, but there were about… Continue reading Miami’s New Midtown Shopping and Arts District

The Miami Florida Mother’s Day Visit

View of the Leamington Hotel at NE First Street in Downtown Miami. Stayed here for five nights during the Mother’s Day weekend. Those columns holding up the rail line is the Metromover, which stops at the next block down. To the right of the picture is the 7-Eleven at the corner on Biscayne Boulevard. Across… Continue reading The Miami Florida Mother’s Day Visit

Bald Eagle Overhead

One winter day a few years ago, I was staring out over the lake behind my second-floor studio in St Petersburg Florida, which I often do on sunny afternoons. The reflection shimmering from the lake was uplifting. I took this as an omen of a satisfying Christmas family reunion in a few days. Lots of… Continue reading Bald Eagle Overhead