As promised - several weeks ago - a special surprise. Not only did I slap a coat of paint on the walls around here, and throw up a new picture, I have now opened a CafePress shop so all 4 of you family members reading can go buy News from the Great Beyond merchandise.
Right now all I have is a mug with this banner image, but there is more planned. I will update you whenever I add merchandise.
This image, in case you're curious, is a view of Central Avenue in Downtown Phoenix, looking north from Washington Street. I used the "solarize" filter in Photoshop, and voila!