CoyoteOldStyle

CoyoteOldStyle
Location
Cheshire County, New Hampshire, United States
Birthday
June 02
Bio
On the infrequent occasions when I have been called upon in a formal place to play the bongo drums, the introducer never seems to find it necessary to mention that I also do theoretical physics. --Richard Feynman

MY RECENT POSTS

 With a nod to Open Salon’s slogan You make the headlines, on my page,
You Make the Captions!

It's been almost a year since we had fun with CoyoteOldStyle’s Armpit of the Year Photo Caption Contest. And because you asked for it, the Photo Caption Contest is back!

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FEBRUARY 8, 2011 9:14AM

Snow News is Good News in New Hampshire

My husband woke me at around 7:30 and told me I should get photos of the fleeting beauty of this morning.

Looking out the back window. Photograph Copyright (c) 2011 CoyoteOldStyle.

My first glimpse out the window. We have yet another winter weather advisory with warnings about snow blowing around and obscuring vision, drifting across roads and making them slippery.… Read full post »

Editor’s Pick
FEBRUARY 2, 2011 2:57PM

My New Hampshire Snowmance

My snowmance. It might be described as a love-hate relationship.

My front yard, framed in ice. Photograph Copyright (c) CoyoteOldStyle 2011. 

Looking out the front door beneath a fringe of icicles, there is the shed with snow up to the middle of the door. I hope I don't need anything that's stored in there any time soon. To the left of it… Read full post »

Editor’s Pick
JANUARY 12, 2011 4:15PM

Fantastic Flakes Flurrying in New Hampshire

17 inches. Photography Copyright (c) 2011 CoyoteOldStyle 

That yardstick is in my front yard in Keene, New Hampshire. The old-style telephone exchange is very appropriate.

Keene, NH 1/12/11. Photograph Copyright (c) 2011 CoyoteOldStyle. 

 The plow went by a half hour before this photo was taken. If you look closely you can see that the garage doors on the neighbor's blue house are inundate… Read full post »

Yesterday I was in Scottsdale, Arizona. We knew there was a blizzard predicted to be headed for New England after it dumped snow on more unsuspecting areas of the country. Scottsdale mostly looked like this:

Scottsdale Christmas. Photograph Copyright (c) 2010 CoyoteOldStyle 

Thanks in no small measure to our American Airlines pilot wearing a Santa tie w… Read full post »

Each day of Advent, beginning on December 1, is marked with a special calendar.

Today is Christmas Day and the last door of our virtual Advent Calendar is here. Thank you for joining me on this journey and I wish you all love, happiness and joy during this season of peace and thr… Read full post »

DECEMBER 24, 2010 9:29AM

Advent Calendar Door Number Twenty-Four

Each day of Advent, beginning on December 1, is marked with a special calendar. Yesterday we opened door number twenty-three. That means today is Christmas Eve! Thank you to all who have walked each day of this journey with me. Showing up for a one-day event is easy, but continuing to … Read full post »

DECEMBER 23, 2010 11:06AM

Advent Calendar Door Number Twenty-Three

Each day of Advent, beginning on December 1, is marked with a special calendar. Yesterday we opened door number twenty-two. Last night I had tickets to see the luminaria display at the Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix. That event was cancelled by rain. That's right. Rain. I was not filled with… Read full post »

DECEMBER 22, 2010 12:39PM

Advent Calendar Door Number Twenty-Two

Each day of Advent, beginning on December 1, is marked with a special calendar. Yesterday we opened door number twenty-one. Today the days are starting to get longer. Even though Winter has just begun, can Spring be far behind? Another door is ready to open.

Bluejay feeding. Photograph Copyright (c) 2010 CoyoteOldStyle  

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DECEMBER 21, 2010 6:27AM

Advent Calendar Door Number Twenty-One

Each day of Advent, beginning on December 1, is marked with a special calendar. Yesterday we opened door number twenty. Today is another day and Christmas is close, but it's also my wedding anniversary so I'm taking this opportunity to tell my husband I love him and that I can't wait… Read full post »

DECEMBER 20, 2010 11:42AM

Advent Calendar Door Number Twenty

Each day of Advent, beginning on December 1, is marked with a special calendar. Yesterday we opened door number nineteen. Today is another day and Christmas is so close, we need to start lighting the lights and trolling the ancient Yuletide carol. We also need to open another door.

Star Detail Rockefeller Center. Photograph Copyright (c) 2010 CoyoteOldStyle … Read full post »

DECEMBER 19, 2010 9:48AM

Advent Calendar Door Number Nineteen

Each day of Advent, beginning on December 1, is marked with a special calendar. Yesterday we opened door number eighteen. Today is another day and because the Senate finally voted to repeal the heinous Don't Ask, Don't Tell policy and my gay brothers and sisters may now choose to openly serve,… Read full post »

DECEMBER 18, 2010 10:00AM

Advent Calendar Door Number Eighteen

Each day of Advent, beginning on December 1, is marked with a special calendar. Yesterday we opened door number seventeen. Today is another day and because the anticipation is killing even me, let's open the door and see what today's gift is.

Chocolate Santa. Photograph Copyright (c) 2010 CoyoteOldStyle 

December 18: Chocolate Santa


If you m… Read full post »

DECEMBER 17, 2010 8:13AM

Advent Calendar Door Number Seventeen

Each day of Advent, beginning on December 1, is marked with a special calendar. Yesterday we opened door number sixteen. Today is another day and because you never know what you'll find, let's open the door and see if today's gift is little or maybe something more than we bargained for.… Read full post »

DECEMBER 16, 2010 7:07AM

Advent Calendar Door Number Sixteen

Each day of Advent, beginning on December 1, is marked with a special calendar. Yesterday we opened door number fifteen. Today is another day and here on the east coast it is freezing cold still, even though the first day of Winter has yet to arrive. Open the door and cross… Read full post »

DECEMBER 15, 2010 8:06AM

Advent Calendar Door Number Fifteen

Each day of Advent, beginning on December 1, is marked with a special calendar. Yesterday we opened door number fourteen. Today is another day and I am in New York City where it was freezing cold walking in the canyons of the city last night. In an effort to warm up, get a cup… Read full post »

DECEMBER 14, 2010 7:51AM

Advent Calendar Door Number Fourteen

Each day of Advent, beginning on December 1, is marked with a special calendar. Yesterday we opened door number thirteen. Today is another day and it is time to open the door to reveal another surprise.

Cat in a Cave. Photograph Copyright (c) 2010 CoyoteOldStyle  

December 14: Cat in a Grotto at Sintra, Portugal


Because there are… Read full post »

DECEMBER 13, 2010 7:15AM

Advent Calendar Door Number Thirteen

Each day of Advent, beginning on December 1, is marked with a special calendar. Yesterday we opened door number twelve. Today is another day and it is time to open the door to reveal the next surprise.

Stone Star. Photograph Copyright (c) 2010 CoyoteOldStyle  

December 13: Stone and Tile Star


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DECEMBER 12, 2010 7:19AM

Advent Calendar Door Number Twelve

Each day of Advent, beginning on December 1, is marked with a special calendar. Yesterday we opened door number eleven. Today is another day and it is time to open the door to reveal a new surprise.

Grasshopper on a daylily. Photograph Copyright (c) 2010 CoyoteOldStyle  

December 12: Grasshopper on a Daylily


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DECEMBER 11, 2010 5:30AM

Advent Calendar Door Number Eleven

Each day of Advent, beginning on December 1, is marked with a special calendar. Yesterday we opened door number ten. Today is another day and the next treat is ready to be revealed.

Pancakes with Chocolate Chips. Photograph Copyright (c) 2010 CoyoteOldStyle 

December 11: Smiling Pancakes with Chocolate Chips


If you missed opening the doors on previou… Read full post »

DECEMBER 10, 2010 4:44AM

Advent Calendar Door Number Ten

Each day of Advent, beginning on December 1, is marked with a special calendar. Yesterday we opened door number nine. Today is Friday and a fresh new treasure is ready to be revealed.

Icy Pine Needles. Photography Copyright (c) 2010 CoyoteOldStyle. 

December 10: Icy Pine Needles


If you missed opening the doors on previous days, you are… Read full post »

DECEMBER 9, 2010 7:43AM

Advent Calendar Door Number Nine

Each day of Advent, beginning on December 1, is marked with a special calendar. Yesterday we opened door number eight. Today is a new day with a new treasure to be revealed.

Bicycles and shopping cart. Photograph Copyright (c) CoyoteOldStyle 2010. 

December 9: Circles and squares at MIT


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DECEMBER 8, 2010 7:20AM

Advent Calendar Door Number Eight

Each day of Advent, beginning on December 1, is marked with a special calendar. Yesterday we opened door number seven. Today is a new day with a new treasure to be revealed.

Anchor in Cascais. Phptograph Copyright (c) 2010 CoyoteOldStyle.  

December 8: Anchor in Cascais


If you missed opening the doors on previous days, you… Read full post »

DECEMBER 7, 2010 7:25AM

Advent Calendar Door Number Seven

 Each day of Advent, beginning on December 1, is marked with a special calendar. Yesterday we opened door number six. Today is a new day with a new delight to be revealed.

Auditorium Chairs. Photograph Copyright (c) 2010 CoyoteOldStyle  

December 7: Golden Chairs in a Conference Auditorium


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DECEMBER 6, 2010 7:55AM

Advent Calendar Door Number Six

Each day of Advent, beginning on December 1, is marked with a special calendar. Yesterday we opened door number five. Today is a new day with a new delight to be revealed.

Quince Blossom. Photograph Copyright (c) 2010 CoyoteOldStyle  

December 6: A Single Quince Blossom After Rain


If you missed opening the doors on… Read full post »