Bird Heaven

Before “The Event” that I’m about to tell you about happened, I was drawn to this family’s energy like a bee to honey. In so doing I asked them if I could take their picture. I did my best not to have their faces showing and I even told them I prefer to shoot them … Continue reading Bird Heaven

My Reality

Friends, do not hook into the deliberate lies, propaganda, and fear tactics that the media is pounding at us. Stop reading, stop listening, just STOP! This is NOT my reality and as I have said so many times in previous years, I will not bend my knee to fear. Start getting involved in those things … Continue reading My Reality

Find The Light

When life gets dark and so very shaky anchor yourself with what light you can find   ¬† to help you get through until your feet are rooted and your head connected free to embrace life fully again. Lately life has been tough. Real tough. We’ve been systematically and logically figuring out how best to … Continue reading Find The Light

Encouragement

In leaning in close to encourage another   it’s as though Heaven itself conjoins with Earth. ~~~~ Every other year since I have been blogging, I would literally run after the colors seen in Fall. Hundreds if not thousands of pictures have been taken in past years. There is something about Fall that is so … Continue reading Encouragement

Where?

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?

Rainbow

Last week was straight out of a nightmare. I’ve spoken to some who admitted the same thing. The top horror story in my life is I lost over 200 pictures that were taken at my fav park. My computer gobbled them up after I uploaded them into my editor. That, or I did something I … Continue reading Rainbow

LIFE

In those times of unadulterated daggers and darkness LIFE materializes at the most unexpected moments   When you don’t think you can take another step forward LIFE lifts the boulders from off your shoulders   Within the fiery blasts of agony exploding unrelentingly LIFE quietly with dignity brings glowing Calm   When shock and horror … Continue reading LIFE

Here We Go!

Look at the above picture to get a solid idea of how tiny these new Crocus sprouts are that I am photographing. My ring size is a 6 and in this image you see my finger comparing finger to plant. Every year I am in awe of the tenacity of these early Spring flowers who … Continue reading Here We Go!

Sunday Macro

Bella was wandering the halls yesterday when she whispered to me, “Mom, forget about the snowstorm and take some pictures of anything.” So, that is exactly what I did do. I attached my macro lens on my camera and went “hunting for treasure”. I haven’t been here much lately. There have been some reasons why. … Continue reading Sunday Macro

When Life (6 IMAGES)

*Turn phones horizontal/visit blog to view FULL SCREEN* ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ When life hurts look at me and smile ~~~~ When life gets rough look at me for solace ~~~~ When life leaves you scared look at me to find courage ~~~~~ When life becomes exhausting look to me for renewed vigor ~~~~ When life becomes dull … Continue reading When Life (6 IMAGES)

Education

You remind me that Love truly exists even on those days it does not seem to … Thank goodness! ~~~~ You show me in all your Perfection many are the Paths to the ONE … So chill … ~~~~ You show me the way how not to hide when life threatens to hurt … I … Continue reading Education

The Dream

Don’t dare you give up don’t cheat yourself of Peace to come ~~~ My toes burned with bitter cold. ¬†My legs ached with every step I took. ¬†The backpack experiment was miserably failing. ¬†My back just would not tolerate the weight of my long lens and two bottles of water in a backpack slung on … Continue reading The Dream

Choose Happy

I laid the law down. ¬†Firmly. ¬†Without ¬†rancor or anger I spoke softly. ¬†“This Christmas if I can do it so can you.” ¬†So on I went face-to-face with hubby. ¬†This Christmas no depression, no blues, no hiding. ¬†This year it will be smiles and having a good day! Friends, if you are not married … Continue reading Choose Happy

Swept A Swirl

Is it just me or is¬†it Life’s objective lately¬†to throw some really¬†hard punches and fast balls?¬†What a week! ¬†Another one! ¬†Am I ever on a streak here! ¬†Every time I try to catch my breath, WAMMO,¬†hard balls come a flying and it is all I can do is to hang on for dear life! ¬†I’m … Continue reading Swept A Swirl

The Mighty Effort

The Mighty Effort this mountain climb exacted forces a stop to catch the fleetingly flown breath and in doing so the reality crush of What Is threatens to annihilate the tender spirit and soft heart. For in this Quest for Truth on this mountain climb Truth eludes as deception steals yet in clinging to the … Continue reading The Mighty Effort