Flower of the Day – 10.16.18

“Flowers grow out of dark moments.” – Corita Kent Hello! Cee’s mums are bursting with yellow this morning! Here’s a snapshot that I took with a dark background. I enjoyed the contrast! Have a great day!

#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…

What happens in Japan stays in Japan

The spirit of Halloween is upon us! 10.14.18 I’m sipping some tea this morning working through Brain Games Crime Scene Investigation puzzle book this morning. One of my coworkers who formally worked in the Air Force recommended it to me when I told her I enjoy Sudokus and word problems. She frequently shares with me…

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! 🙂

#Blitz Poem – Moments of Madness

“Our mind is like a cloudy sky, in essence clear and pure but overcast with clouds of delusions. Just as the thickest clouds can disperse, so too, even the heaviest delusions can be removed from our mind. ” – Kelsang Gyatso Moments of Madness Falling in love Falling in swirls Swirls of obsession Swirls of…

Flower of the Day – 10.9.18

“Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow. It’s what sunflowers do.” ~ Helen Keller Hi! I wake up to see that I’m facing a wall of yellow this morning on Cee’s photo of beautiful mums. My mother always said that a gathering of flowers bunched up together creates an amazing effect…

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…

All Bark No Bite

Originally posted on Proscenium:
Day 275 – October 2, 2018 Go Big! – Dutch Goes the Photo / Things People Grow – Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge / Hardware – FOWC / Contrast – RDP / Atone – WODC / Layers – October Photo a Day Lately, I have been responding to challenges that may have…