Mise Tales Forty-Five

Mise Tales Forty-Five

For an update on what a Mise Tale is then please see Mise Tales One.

As mentioned earlier on the front page of my website, any photos or cartoons, or short bits of information, when it is removed from the front page, will also be included again later in the next next Misc Tales posting. That way you can keep track of it, search for it, or copy it.


10655367_10204690112723819_5618802589848728890_oWhat do you think of this? Someone shared this photo in Facebook. The artist Richard Honan said . . . 

. . . this particular piece was done with colored pencils. The other medium that i typically work with is oil pastels . . .

No information was give if he sells the artwork. I have written him for more information.



A very cute story from Patagonia, South America entitled Penguins at the Lighthouse (that is very far south). The lighthouse is on Isla Magdalena, Patagonia. 



dsc03136The brightest lighthouse in Scandinavia on the The Kullen Peninsula, Sweden – Home to Shopping and Beautiful Scenery.

From the size of the lens I am sure it would be very bright.



How to Make a Lighthouse Out of Paper Towel RollsIf you have young children, they are probably as much interested in lighthouses as you are. Here is an article on How to Make a Lighthouse Out of Paper Towel Rolls

If the above does not work then maybe the following will provide incentives:



lighthouse12An automated weather station on a United States lighthouse, and a description of how it works, what it is used for and how the information is used. This is about the lighthouse at Fairport Harbor West breakwater light, near Cleveland, Ohio.

British Columbia, Canada lighthouses still do this weather reporting manually and are more accurate. See more about Fairport Harbour light at Weather or Not.


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Retired (2001) British Columbia lighthouse keeper after 32 years on the lights.

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