a wicked old lady from boston

fine art + documentary photographer

nonfiction writer + armchair philosopher

www.awickedoldladyfromboston.com

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It took three hours to get 42 night photos from floor to walls in the two galleries. #newengland #nightphotography Details on other posts.

It took three hours to get 42 night photos from floor to walls in the two galleries. #newengland #nightphotography Details on other posts.

A few of 42 photos in Night Photography show. Opening 6-8 Sat, Aug 23, Laura’s Center for the Arts, 97 Mill Street, Hanover, MA. @bethmgil #nightphotography

A few of 42 photos in Night Photography show. Opening 6-8 Sat, Aug 23, Laura’s Center for the Arts, 97 Mill Street, Hanover, MA. @bethmgil #nightphotography

#TBT In the early days of Mac, you had to purchase individual type packages. Here’s a “sale” offering Type 1 packages for $39 EACH! #thegoodolddays

#TBT In the early days of Mac, you had to purchase individual type packages. Here’s a “sale” offering Type 1 packages for $39 EACH! #thegoodolddays

Throwback Thursday: found this gem while reorganizing basement. Me as a young reporter, circa 1973, for a story about an Arlington belly dancer.

Throwback Thursday: found this gem while reorganizing basement. Me as a young reporter, circa 1973, for a story about an Arlington belly dancer.

My favorites: a single poached egg and #Ezekiel cinnamon raisin toast with a little #Kate’s butter #breakfast

My favorites: a single poached egg and #Ezekiel cinnamon raisin toast with a little #Kate’s butter #breakfast

Morning shadows

Morning shadows

Love morning coffee from my #Chemex #retro

Love morning coffee from my #Chemex #retro

adamscoren:

House, probably Cambridge, for Jack Frost by Boston Public Library on Flickr.

When I was a kid I always wanted to live in a house like this. I’ve owned four houses, none were close to this wonderful classic in an urban city. I’m not dead, yet, so maybe it will still happen.

adamscoren:

House, probably Cambridge, for Jack Frost by Boston Public Library on Flickr.

When I was a kid I always wanted to live in a house like this. I’ve owned four houses, none were close to this wonderful classic in an urban city. I’m not dead, yet, so maybe it will still happen.

The Thirty Day Book and Literature Challenge

ablogwithaview:

Right, I started this meme last September and then abandoned it, so I’m going to give it another shot. :)

  1. Your 10 favorite books of all time.
  2. Your 5 least favorite books of all time.

  3. Your favorite characters and which books they’re from.

  4. Characters you hate and which books they’re…

Love this!

justanotherfacelesssoul:

Untitled on We Heart It.

Whether you read hardcover, softcover, iBooks, Kindle, or Nook, find a book to read today.

justanotherfacelesssoul:

Untitled on We Heart It.

Whether you read hardcover, softcover, iBooks, Kindle, or Nook, find a book to read today.

theimpossiblecool:

Robin. 

Sad beyond words.

theimpossiblecool:

Robin. 

Sad beyond words.

Laughing on the outside, desperately depressed on the inside. “You aren’t alone. No matter who you are or what problems you are struggling with, hurting yourself isn’t the answer.” 1-800-273-TALK (8255). http://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/gethelp

Laughing on the outside, desperately depressed on the inside. “You aren’t alone. No matter who you are or what problems you are struggling with, hurting yourself isn’t the answer.” 1-800-273-TALK (8255). http://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/gethelp

Supermoon, 10 August 2014 (edited with a suggestion from my brother, John Young) #supermoon

Supermoon, 10 August 2014 (edited with a suggestion from my brother, John Young) #supermoon

Love seeing what my #iPad camera can do. #tulip

Love seeing what my #iPad camera can do. #tulip

Here are Frogger & Foxy, two of Roxy’s favorite toys before she stepped in and blocked me from shooting. Gotta love my #goldenretriever!

Here are Frogger & Foxy, two of Roxy’s favorite toys before she stepped in and blocked me from shooting. Gotta love my #goldenretriever!