Monthly Archives: November 2011

Pictures of the Week

Beryl Gorbman Please feel free to use my photos, but I would appreciate it if you would credit them. Seattle Krispy Kremers Each guy is eating a full dozen Krispy Kreme donuts. Look at them! Who needs anti-depressants? Krispy Kreme … Continue reading

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Police Brutality in the US

Beryl Gorbman Generally, I’ve been a police fan. I like having them around. But thanks to the Occupy movement and other incidents, my feelings about the Seattle Police have changed. Today, Richard Pauli sent me this YouTube video of an … Continue reading

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A Gentle Death

Beryl Gorbman Merida, Yucatan Yesterday I had the privilege of spending some time with a friend who was dying. I realize this sounds corny, but it was, for me, a profound experience. Teetering on the brink of death is a … Continue reading

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Carne

I’ve taken these pictures of meat and fish, cooked and raw, over the years at markets, restaurants, and homes. Some are appetizing and some are not. The pig head picture is my personal favorite. A few years ago I put … Continue reading

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