Tuesday, October 17, 2006

beacon court


beacon court 1, originally uploaded by jonoliver.

in the middle of the block between 58th and 59th streets, between lexington and 3rd avenues.

riverside park


riverside park, originally uploaded by jonoliver.

post-sunset over the hudson.

waiting for the m60 bus at laguardia


LGA 1, originally uploaded by jonoliver.

this is an unaltered color picture...not sure how exactly why it looks so b&w....

NYC from the plane 1


NYC from the plane 1, originally uploaded by jonoliver.

NYC from the plane 2


NYC from the plane 2, originally uploaded by jonoliver.

the brooklyn and manhattan bridges...

midtown from the plane


NYC from the plane 4, originally uploaded by jonoliver.

cleveland heights public library

the spaceage walkway was not there when i was used to frequent this spot to copy mad cds on cassette!

cleveland botanical garden 1


cleveland botanical garden 1, originally uploaded by jonoliver.

nature v. the glass and metal matrix

the botanical garden visit was part of my birthday celebration/visit to cleveland -- i turned 30, my mom turned 60 and my grandfather turned 90 within one month of each other...the 20-50-80 party doesn't seem very long ago...although a lot has changed since then...

cleveland botanical garden 2


cleveland botanical garden 2, originally uploaded by jonoliver.

i think they could base a superhero or a villain off of this leaf...

cleveland botanical garden 6


cleveland botanical garden 6, originally uploaded by jonoliver.

i guess this is a scarecrow...it's on a bike.

cleveland botanical garden 7


cleveland botanical garden 7, originally uploaded by jonoliver.

i want to get some raised letters like this for my apartment...i might need some benefactors too...

Monday, October 09, 2006

tipping is out of control


tipping is out of control, originally uploaded by jonoliver.

it's not just me right? i'm going to put a tip jar out on my desk at work with a sign that says "tipping is customary for clean copies and legible messages." this picture is from bus on the way to laguardia.

Friday, October 06, 2006

city hall


city hall, originally uploaded by jonoliver.

perry and tim walking to BK Bridge

we walked through this sketchy grassless park while trying to get to the Brooklyn Bridge walkway entrance.

perry and tim walking to BK Bridge #2

Thursday, October 05, 2006

perry and tim at south street seaport

after we went to the bodies exhibition.

friday's films stand up!

Wednesday, October 04, 2006

train please come soon........


train please come soon........, originally uploaded by jonoliver.

had to take the C train express to 125th to catch another train back down to my stop....the wait for both trains was um....magnanimous (or some actually appropriate word).

teddy ruckspin


teddy ruckspin, originally uploaded by jonoliver.

anyone who had a heart....

ben


ben, originally uploaded by jonoliver.

brooke


brooke, originally uploaded by jonoliver.

ben and brooke - telling secrets


ben and brooke - secrets, originally uploaded by jonoliver.

secrets never lead to anything good

well...


ben and brooke, originally uploaded by jonoliver.

except for when they are really funny.

68th street pier - nyc


68th street pier - nyc, originally uploaded by jonoliver.

Monday, October 02, 2006

memphis airport


memphis airport, originally uploaded by jonoliver.

waiting at gate B36 on my 30th birthday.

john and phillip


john and phillip, originally uploaded by jonoliver.

my cousins dropping me off at the airport.

prĊcess


IMGP0826, originally uploaded by jonoliver.

one of the most moving things about the funeral (albeit minor) was that during the procession, the vast majority of the cars driving in the opposite direction pulled over out of respect (they definitely didn't have to stop and our line of cars was looong).

outside my grandfather's house


IMGP0823, originally uploaded by jonoliver.

part of the extended family, before we headed over to the church.

downtown bessemer 1


downtown bessemer 1, originally uploaded by jonoliver.

some parts of downtown bessemer look like they haven't been touch in 30-50 years.

downtown bessemer 2


downtown bessemer 3, originally uploaded by jonoliver.

parts of downtown bessemer like sort of like the wild west, can't you just picture a duel in the middle of the road?

downtown bessemer 3


downtown bessemer 2, originally uploaded by jonoliver.

the "disco candle company"

saint peter


saint peter, originally uploaded by jonoliver.

the church where my grandfather was pastor for the last 39 years.

cloud busting


cloud busting, originally uploaded by jonoliver.

heading to alabama for my grandfather's funeral.

budweiser tall boy


budweiser tall boy, originally uploaded by jonoliver.

5:15 pm - 1 train at columbus circle, clean cut man in suit reading paper (wall street journal?) drinking a budweiser tall boy in a brown paper bag....?!?!?

(more photos of my trip to alabama to follow tomorrow but had to put this up)