This year after a wet, tropical-like hot summer followed by Indian Summer in much of September, the spring before Halloween was present for all who sought it in the New York City metro area despite brilliant reds, oranges and yellows that drew attention and thick canopies of leaves that concealed the off-season blooms. It is as if the Jack O’ Lanterns played a seasonal trick with spring flora and gave us an April-like treat this October. In the late 19th century, poet Mary Clemmer wrote, “Th…
Hall of Fame Photos, album created on May 21, 2013
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Nature Photos, album created on May 24, 2013
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Macros and Close-Ups, album created on May 24, 2013
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May 17, 2018Pray for the peace of Jerusalem [Psalm 122:6] Many have voiced their opinions about the recent 14 May 2018 violence along the Gaza border with Israel and the formal opening of the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem. Consequently I write this article to express my opinion too especially since based on the well recited quote, “ All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is for good [people] to do nothing. ” Although I am a strong supporter for the creation of a viab…
December 24, 2017Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a Son, and shall call His name Immanuel. [Isaiah 7:14] Although it appears highly improbable that a human virgin could bear a child, it is not scientifically impossible. Per Rich Deem, Is the Virgin Birth Scientifically Impossible? (15 December 2005), “it could be possible in humans for a [virgin] woman to give birth to a male… if the woman had both an X and Y chromosome, which occurs in 1 in 5 million women.” Such a male would likel…