Weekly Photo Challenge: GLOW (#2)

One more for this week’s photo challenge: “[S]hare something that glows.” The new week’s challenge comes out today, so I’m throwing this in right at the last minute…but I couldn’t resist. It’s not amazingly colorful yet here in central Virginia…but the autumn beauty is coming! It’s the sun that really brings it out right now. I […]

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Tuesdays of Texture: OCTOBER 11th

Aargh! I just realized that I’ve been so undisciplined about posting over the last several months, that I haven’t participated in this photo challenge (which is actually one of my favorites!!) since JANUARY! That’s rather ridiculous. Sigh. Well, the bright side is that I’ve now noticed that – and that’s the first step toward whipping […]

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Daily Blogging Prompt: ORIGINAL

Today’s blogging prompt from WordPress is the single word, “original.” * One of the fun things about responding to blogging prompts, in my opinion, is that you never know quite where they’ll lead you! It’s interesting to see what comes unlocked in your head when you give yourself a starting point (like a one-word prompt) […]

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Creative Pursuits

My ex and our daughter are currently engrossed in being “art buddies.” This means that whenever either of them get interested in trying some sort of new-to-them art, they’re committed to jumping in together and giving it a go! It was drawing (anything!) with colored pencils first. Then they moved on to a particular focus […]

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Yes, I Dream in Color

Case in point: An incredibly vivid dream I had about a month ago. It’s strange to me that some people don’t dream in color. I always dream in color – but then again, I’m also one of those synesthetic people. Color permeates how I experience the world in a very real way…so I suppose it […]

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