Raspberry Island

On Saturday, Cyndie and I and our artist friend Marty Owings spent a few hours on Raspberry Island, a small island off downtown St. Paul in the Mississippi River. While Cyndie and Marty sketched and painted, I took photographs – … Continue reading →

What I Needed to Hear in a Troubled Time

What this musician, Cremaine Booker, wrote about his video, posted on July 8 at the end of a week of racial violence in America: With the recent events that have happened in society, it has really taken a toll on … Continue reading →

Fireworks in Powderhorn Park

For 122 years, Powderhorn Park in South Minneapolis was home to Fourth of July Fireworks and a day-long community celebration. This annual summer tradition attracted more than 20,000 people for a day of family fun, live music and a unique … Continue reading →