"Home is a shelter from storms-all sorts of storms." William J. Bennett A bedroom in a San Diego lighthouse Room for chaplain at USS Midway Aircraft Carrier, San Diego Making friends with the logging community in a recreated outdoor home Gorilla family at Safari Park Zoo, San Diego Thanks City Sonnet for hosting this challenge!… Continue reading City Sonnet: Home. April 05, 2020
Homework prize: reward system implemented this month to encourage avid (maybe too strong a word here...more like less reluctant) enjoyment of doing school lessons with meShopkins' characters munching on cookie: Photo taken by Ellis Thank you CitySonnet for hosting this monthly challenge! https://citysonnet.wordpress.com/2020/01/01/january-photo-a-day-challenge-2/
Waiting can bring so many emotions: excitement, longing, frustration, hopefulness, hopelessness, and so much more. I think your response to waiting depends a lot on your temperament. But the waiting helps when you have company. This pinterest quote captures this sentiment perfectly! Pinterest Part of a big pot of homemade beef stock. Took 5 hours.… Continue reading Lens-Artist Photo Challenge #72: Waiting
The words falling water recall awe- inspiring waterfalls that raise your head naturally to take the sight in with your eyes. The last time I saw a waterfall like that was 13 years ago in Yosemite National Park, yet I aimlessly scrolled through my pictures. Then it dawned on me: falling water can come in… Continue reading Jennifer Mishra weekly photo challenge – Falling Water
The topic of sharing something "unexpected" fit right into a picture taken 3 weeks ago. Thank you Anne-Christine for hosting this challenge. https://lagottocattleya.wordpress.com/2019/01/26/lens-artists-photo-challenge-30-unexpected/ An "unexpected" package arrived in the mailbox. It was the size of an upright tissue box and felt like it held nothing but popcorn inside. I brought the box in and wondered… Continue reading Lens-Artist Photo Challenge: Unexpected. This tadpole of ours.