Purple Wisp

Insignificancedoes not apply to nature’screations – each speckintegral to overallviability. (For Cee’s Flower of the Day) Advertisements

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Upside Down

Nectar’s potency –not diminished upside-down –does butterfly seekperspective, or is uprightonly a human construct? (For Cee’s Flower of the Day. Also linking up to my weekly challenge: upside-down.)

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Black and White: CFFC

Springtime, and daffodils –in variations of yellow –memories now, coloursfaded to black and white. Yet, beauty lingers – the softedges of a perched dove,her mourning song still echoesa lulling, welcoming coo. And white retains brillianceagainst a backdrop of darkness,in stillness magnifies, beauty’sexuberance refusing to lay dormant. (For Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Black and White. Also […]

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Travels

First frost we are plotting –elaborate schemes to escapewinter’s unforgiving chill. Palm trees and blue waters,the flight of parading pelicans –such allure for aging Northerners. Years past, we have travelled far –Europe, Scandinavia, and Mediterranean –this season, Texas has captured our hearts. (For Lens-Artists challenge: my travels.)

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Photo a Week: On the Horizon

Like a construction site –life stretches out before us,so many unknowns ahead. We search the horizonfor assurances that the roadis worthy, the destination in view. In truth, no matter our choicesit is peace we seek, a contentmentnot found beyond, but within. (For Nancy Merrill’s Photo of the Week Challenge: on the horizon. Searching for photos […]

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Monochrome

Days like this, the world stops spinning,settles into a monochromatic state –one emotion, one conflict, one momentcolouring everything, as if singularityis all we can bear – salvation in a seaof green, or hope in amber waves. (Created for Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Monochrome.)

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An Invitation

It’s Christmas Eve, if you are a celebrating Christian, or an adoptee of the holiday. For some, it is a time of last minute rushing about, for others, celebration, and, if you are like me, it is a time of quiet relaxation. Whatever your practice or affiliation, I wish you peace and joy. No challenge […]

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