The Evolution of a Book Cover

The Evolution of a Book Cover

 About a dozen years ago I took a picture of one of the many abandoned buildings in Oaxaca.  I walked past this building nearly every day.  It can still be seen (although transformed) on the corner of Reforma and Constitution Streets just across from the famous...
The Crooked Tree

The Crooked Tree

“Improvement makes straight roads; but the crooked roads without Improvement are the roads of genius.” William Blake     On Highway 128 just before the newly built Mountain House Estate, there is a crooked tree that stands near the point of...
Doctor Harold Robinson

Doctor Harold Robinson

My first office as an investment adviser was upstairs in the old Lisbon-Paoli Hotel building.  Doctor Harold Robinson was one of my first clients.  He bounded through the door in his characteristic style with a sly smile on his face and asked how business was going. ...