Snapshots From My Day – 10.13.18

Hello everyone! I’m about to start a study intensive course this fall. Here are some shots of where I’ll be studying and relaxing for the day.  I might not be as active these upcoming months, but occasionally browse through your blogs! I’ve combined a few prompts which are listed below. Take care everyone! In response…

#Shape Poem – My First Love

“Love is like the wind. You can’t see it, but you can feel it.” – Nicolas Sparks, A Walk to Remember It was a chance meeting. I was going to be thrown into a lottery system. There was a 50/50 chance that you would have said yes. The name of your hometown enticed me: Advanced…

A Photo a Week Challenge: Whimsical

“What is life without a bit of whimsy? I love whimsy. I love finding things that speak to my inner child and make me smile in the silliest of ways. ” – Nancy Gold cowgirl princess Totally made my day cool Magic around you I love Belle from the Beauty and the Beast! The sight…

Flower of the Day- 10.12.18

Hello and good morning everyone! Cee took a beautiful, interesting snapshot of a budding dahlia. Today, I ran a few errands and wanted to share some snapshots from my day and flowers made from wood, resin, and linoleum.  Have a great day! 🙂

VJWC: The Dormant Volcano

“This is the power of gathering: it inspires us, delightfully, to be more hopeful, more joyful, more thoughtful: in a word, more alive. ” – Alice Waters “I wish I was a dormant volcano because I get to hibernate for a long time.” My sister expressed a wish a long while ago. When someone rubs…

Black & White Challenge: In Flight

Seagulls are wondrous creatures as they are flying over the ocean. I love watching them catch my crackers as I throw them up in the air as I’m standing on the pier. As I’m working on this photo challenge, I am thinking of a book one of my professors gave me a book called “Jonathan…

Flower of the Day – 10.6.18

Good morning! Another energy boost from Cee’s photo of her dahlia! Before I head out to work today, I wanted to share rows of mums in the oriental market during the Vietnamese New Year season called Tet. (At least I think they’re mums! 😉 ) In just a few minutes from when this shot is…

Asking For It

Originally posted on Heartstring Eulogies:
“Before you point that accusatory finger in my direction, remember this: I never asked for it.” The sun is setting and I feel the cold seeping into my bones. I feel the life bleeding out of my feet, leeching into the ground. And I stand here, breathing smoke into the…

CFFC: Things People Grow

Ten years ago, I had the opportunity to travel to Vietnam to visit my grandmother and other relatives for the first time. These photos were taken in the Sapa Mountains located in the Lo Cai region. I’m also responding to Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Things People Grow First, let me introduce you to the Dao who…

Flower of the Day – 10.1.18

“Beauty for some provides escape, who gain a happiness in eyeing the gorgeous buttocks of the ape or Autumn sunsets exquisitely dying. ” – Langston Hughes Happy October everyone! Autumn doesn’t really feel like autumn where I live nature wise. The grass and trees are as green as ever with the weekly rain.  The moths…