Q. Why is your Tumblelog called "My Ear-Trumpet Has Been Struck by Lightning"?
A. Because "My Grandmother's Ear-Trumpet Has Been Struck by Lightning" wouldn't fit in the available space.
Coal miner’s child, holding a pipe in one hand and a gun in the other, uses the “cat hole,” Bertha Hill, West Virginia, September 1938
From Fields of Vision: The Photographs of Marion Post Wolcott