Happy Birthday Ella

Yesterday was the birthday of Ella Fitzgerald, the undisputed queen of scat. CAM invited me to attend an event they were having at the National Portrait Gallery honoring the jazz legend. Sounded cool and since we haven’t been hanging out much lately I agreed. I knew it would be tough by it being a Friday […]

Sleeping Beauty

Rock Creek Park can be so peaceful and beautiful. Today I had to pull over to take a picture of it as the sun sparkled on the water. The park is not yet in full bloom, but it is slowly stirring from its long winter of beauty sleep. Photos by D. Bell using Canon Rebel […]

Cherry blossoms and crazy crowds

  My Lord, there were hoards of people in D.C. for the Cherry Blossom Festival. I went out on Sunday hoping that the crowds had died down. No such luck. There were people EVERY WHERE! I have never seen so many people in that area. And they were from all over the world. To be […]