A Raconteur Dies

JOHN BREWER John Brewer was bigger than life—that’s probably because he documented the lives of so many other Black Pittsburghers over the years. An author, raconteur, and collector of oral histories, Brewer died in his sleep, Feb. 13. He was 74. As noted in the biography of him the Pittsburgh Black Media Federation wrote, he…

via Black historian John Brewer dies at 74 — New Pittsburgh Courier


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Do you say, happy new year or happy year of the dog?

I took this photo in Ecuador. It was in the afternoon when all the bakeries placed fresh bread on their shelves. No one shooed him away.

But not all dogs stopped at the door. This one below walked right in church! And stayed for a while.