Here we are once more on the Cusp of Autumn … An early Harvest Moon Heavier darker cloud cover The Tourists gathering to leave Leaving behind businesses silent and still (Sassy saying, “Mom! The thought of cold makes me want to sleep!”) (Jersey saying, “What do you mean I … Continue reading Signs Of The Times
Those who do not show kindness to others do not show gentleness to themselves. Those who do not show encouragement to others do not show support to themselves. Those who show anger to others show vexation to themselves. Those who show ridicule to others do not show high self-esteem to themselves. … Continue reading Smoky Mirror
Many may ask where is God in this world gone mad? My answers to those who do not see … In the sunlit grasses swaying in the wind In the innocence of a sleeping cat Ready to meet you on the Rocky Road Found in the golden silence of the trees … Continue reading Where?
I am always learning. Always. It seemed it was time for me to learn something new in my editing room. I use Photoshop just so you all know. I came across a blog recently that showed two functions in Lightroom that to me were new, camera calibration and radial filter. Knowing Lightroom and Photoshop … Continue reading Learning New
Written for Wendi. Bless you on your journey. Reading the words, “Always the battle of the Spiritual Warrior is with the self. Funding a will though action, yet unattached to outcomes, remaining mindful that all you can do is stay out of your own way and let the Will of Heaven flow through you — these are … Continue reading Unconscious Fear
“Generosity, morality, respect, service, ….. meditation — these are actions for the good. Each one is a practice that can be cultivated and further refined, becoming the causes for our own happiness and the happiness of others. These acts for the good become our gift to the world.” Joseph Goldstein This is my third attempt to write … Continue reading Awareness
When storms are raging which leave us shaking in our shoes with our knees threatening to give we not knowing how to survive look UP and know just know the Light is always with us even when we cannot see it and hold on hold on. Those times when troubles surround us rocking … Continue reading We Shall Overcome
Imagine IF Praying Mantises became human size and with technology were programmed to destroy systemically the predators of this world giving opportunity for a perfectly thriving Garden of Life to prosper and grow. ~~~~ Photography/ “Aug. 2019©AmyRose Photograhy http://www.herladypinkrose.wordpress.com Continue reading Imagine If
In much need of my therapist, I opened the cupboard door, reached in, and firmly took hold of my sanity check. From there I slid open our glass patio door to sit on our picnic bench. All Summer I’ve wanted to shoot those who come to my Hummingbird feeder and I just yesterday got around … Continue reading The Station
What are the chances it poured yesterday, the very day I planned on watering all my gardens? In fact, I had a sprinkler on, timer set, as I went upstairs to change from my pj’s into the clothes for the day. By the time I came back downstairs, a matter of about I’d say no … Continue reading Life!
Yesterday I asked Hubby to help me figure out how much total square footage I have in my gardens. Why? The instructions on the fertilizers I plan on turning into the soil this Fall, direct me to put a certain amount in the soil per 100 square feet. Hubby’s eyes came to life after I … Continue reading Math Help
Yesterday I went for a 4-mile walk with my long lens just for fun. I’ve been working really hard for months getting some pretty incredible wildlife pictures which if you are not a photographer, is intense. It was time for me to take a break. I decided I was going to shoot whatever caught my … Continue reading That Little Kid
Hubby asked me if I used several images to create this one picture. My answer was no. I couldn’t even if I knew how to, which I don’t. (smile) I was told the composition was exceptional, and to be truthful I was in awe as well. Just this one picture I could look and look … Continue reading Own It!
Some are tattered some are young yet what matters is the song the pulse-like Life Force throbbing in all who dare to submit to the fuse beckoning to be lit. ~~~~ Forego the wrong dates on my pictures. I still cannot believe it is August. I’m still in July. … Continue reading Monarchy
In December of 1993, at the age of 37, I sustained a serious back injury while working as an RN. The hospital forced me to work for 3 hours before I was relieved of duty. As soon as I could I then had an X-ray taken, which showed a broken bone with a herniated disk … Continue reading Climbing Mt. Everest
Well. I’m beginning to realize I still require alone time with Mother. Yes, it is truly wonderful Hubby is now on board with his camera as he comes along with me on our outings together. But. My time with only me and my camera are imperative. So I made time yesterday to go it alone. … Continue reading Alone Time
Do we ever really see the entire picture within each and every moment? ~~~~ Do we think it possible to be able to know all there is to know? ~~~ Do we take into consideration that life itself offers us patterns and standards if we but fully open? ~~~~ Do we have … Continue reading Do We?
Which rose the young or the old did you first see? ~~~~~ What’s more unique, the blue insect or the spotted yellow petals? ~~~~ Does your heart connect with the majestic melody of this intrinsic ballet? ~~~~ Can you feel the beautiful jazz in this dramatic color display? ~~~~ Do you … Continue reading Awareness Test
I’m discovering sexy in sixty (+). Get the title now? I would have within a moment’s notice told anyone the “feeling sexy” days are long behind me. Recently, though, I’ve discovered quite by accident I can still pull sexy off. Imagine that. It’s easy to feel sexy when you are younger. Remember that, younguns. When … Continue reading Replace “E” With “I” And Delete “T”
As promised, here is part two of “My New Heaven” series. If you have time and you have not viewed part I, here is the link to that post. As you are about to see, there are multiple pictures contained in this post. For your convenience 3 galleries were created. I have comments regarding what … Continue reading My New Heaven Part II
Recently, I obtained another pair of eyes. Hubby’s as a matter of fact. He decided to come along with me on a photo shoot. I grabbed this opportunity and ran with it. That man really got into the spirit of things. On location, he immediately began to scout, looking all around, even pointing at gravel … Continue reading Treasure Hunt
What I went through yesterday just to get some pictures! I was eaten alive by skeeters even though I had insect repellent on! I was shocked! These insects this year have been ferocious, vicious, and in such a huge quantity that I cannot even walk out my door in the evening without putting insect repellent … Continue reading High Price To Pay!
As some of you know, I have recently found a place where I can go to immerse myself in such Beauty that each and every time I do go, I feel as if I have walked into Heaven itself. Because so many pictures are included to introduce you to my new Heaven, I’ve decided to … Continue reading My New Heaven Part I
My “Red” Garden My “Pink” Garden ~~~~~~~ Now I tell you a story of Love. Most of what you will read is conjecture on my part, yet my Heart is telling me this is truth. I saw with my very own eyes a Labor of Love that I don’t think many … Continue reading From My Gardens