Karen Funk Blocher


Accountant, fantasy novelist and blogger. One husband, two dogs, no kids, no cats.

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While walking the dogs on the morning of the 1st I finally saw one of the Reid Park elephants through the fence!

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How many Ed Sullivans and Walter Cronkites were there? My mom once complained to Ms. about being called Mrs. Frank

Morning at Disneyland, where the sparrows are bold and greedy!

Seriously high ceiling!

Right now: resting in the grand Californian lobby.

Tip for Disneyland - best food is at character breakfasts but they're crowded and expensive. Worth it for dieting!

From today's very hot and thirsty walk!

The dogs are slightly dubious about the wooden footbridge.

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Thunderbirds are go(ing)! They buzzed me, and all I got was this lousy shot!

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Boy: "What is your costume?" Girl (as Hermione): "Isn't it obvious? She's a ghost!" Me: "5 points to Gryffindor!"

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Because it would amuse me if were to see this.

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Little Painted Desert County Park, circa 1986. It was like visiting the Moon with my husband, my dog and a cow.

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Fast food fail. What's wrong with this picture?

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Last shot I dared to take: trees & cars vanish in the dust. Then came the downpour, my scariest drive ever in AZ.

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The wind picks up and land and sky disappear in the dust as I drive into it.

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Driving into a dust storm while approaching Tucson on I-10 East, 7/5/11

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Another combined fireworks shot.

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Every fireworks shot I got tonight from Calle Mumble, consolidated in one photo. Fireworks from Davis-Monthan AFB.

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